How much tax is a 17 year old supposed to be paying?

Saturday, June 5th, 2010

Saturday, June 5th, 2010


It depends on how much you earn in the tax year.

If you earn below £6,475 you should not be paying any tax, and if you have, you have claim it all back.

If you have earned more than £6,475, you could still be due a tax refund. You can use our tax calculator to see if you might be:

Sunday, June 6th, 2010


How do you claim tax back if you earned under £6,475

Sunday, June 6th, 2010


Anonymous: If you have earned below £6,475 you can claim back your tax by applying here:

Let us know if you have any questions at all.

Friday, May 6th, 2011


should i be paying tax if i only work 8-16 hours a week and im only 17

Monday, August 22nd, 2011

adam murray

im 17 and im on the books earning 6 pound an hour, 5 days a week as a labourer,, am i supposed to be paying tax or not??

Saturday, January 14th, 2012

jackie Impey

My 17 year old daughter is in college 2 days a week and wants a part time job,How much can she earn before paying tax?

Saturday, September 15th, 2012


i work fulltime i am 17 year old monthly i work 150 hors how mach i pay tax

Wednesday, January 23rd, 2013


I am 17 and gettin taxed. i worked part time for a few months, and i was put on a emergency tax code. i then got a new job full time at a different employer but i am still getting taxed. for my part time job i was working 15hours a week now i work 37 i due tax?

Thursday, January 24th, 2013


HFC: It will depend on how much you earn and pay in tax in total at the end of the tax year (April 6th).

At the end of the tax year you can check to see if you are due a tax rebate using our calculator here: