How to manually check your payroll calculations

Calculators and tax tables for employers to check payroll tax, National Insurance contributions (NICs) and student loan deductions.

How to check your calculations

If you’re checking your payroll calculations or running a ‘what if’ calculation you can do it using the calculators or manually using tax tables. The figures produced can’t be entered manually into your payroll software.

How to calculate your PAYE tax and NICs

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You can use these calculators to check your payroll calculations:

Tables for calculating PAYE tax and NICs

You can also use the following tables to manually check your payroll calculations:

Published 12 June 2014
Last updated 22 April 2016 + show all updates
  1. Tables A - Pay adjustment tables has been added to the collection.
  2. Rates, allowances and duties have been updated for the tax year 2015 to 2016.
  3. First published.