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Marriage Allowance

Term

A government scheme available to couples who are married/in a civil partnership. Allows a low earner to transfer a portion of their personal allowance to their partner. A low earner can send up to £1,260 to their spouse. High earner receives a tax credit equivalent to the tax allowance transferred to them, this is then deducted from the tax usually paid.

Eligibility criteria:

Those living with their partner but not married/in a civil partnership, aren’t eligible.

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