Clients and Family Members often fund their own home support, in this situation tax relief can be claimed by the bill payer at either a 20% or 40% rate.
We have provided some information on how to apply here. We have also made this process even easier by creating our savings calculator to help you estimate your potential tax relief and a link to the application form.
We are also happy to take a call to discuss if you would like more information please contact our team on (01) 253 0030.
Applying for Tax Relief on Self-Funded Home Support
If you engage a home support service yourself or on behalf of a family member, you can claim the tax relief on the cost. Tax allowances and reliefs reduce the amount of tax that you have to pay. The amount by which a tax allowance/relief will reduce your tax depends on your rate of tax. You must claim the relief each year. If two or more of you pay for the care, the relief is divided between you in proportion to the amount each paid.
You can claim tax relief (at your highest rate) on the lower of the following two amounts:
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