National Insurance Contributions Act 2011
Progress of the Bill
Bill started in the House of Commons
- House of Commons
- House of Lords
- Royal Assent
Act of Parliament
|National Insurance Contributions Act 2011 c.3||22.03.2011|
Latest news on the National Insurance Contributions Act 2011Following agreement by both Houses on the text of the Bill it received Royal Assent on 22 March. The Bill is now an Act of Parliament (law).
Summary of the National Insurance Contributions Act 2011
The Bill makes provision for two measures:
- an increase in the rates of National Insurance contributions paid by employees, employers and the self-employed, from 6 April 2011, by 1 percentage point
- a regional employer National Insurance contributions holiday for new businesses – which was launched on 6 September 2010.
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