NATIONAL INSURANCE CONTRIBUTIONS

Class 2 NICs

From April 2016, Class 2 NICs for the self-employed will be collected via self-assessment.

Class 3A NICs

This is a new class of voluntary NICs, which will enable those who reach State Pension age before 6 April 2016 to top up their Additional State Pension record. The scheme will be open from October 2015 for 18 months.