Introduction: about this manual
This manual is a guide to the bank levy (Schedule 19 Finance Act 2011 and SI2011/1785).
The guidance provided in the manual explains how HMRC believes the legislation applies. If readers feel that there are differences between the legislation and the guidance then the legislation takes precedence.
It is being published for the information of taxable companies and their advisors in accordance with the Code of Practice on Access to Government Information.
If there is a change in the Department’s interpretation of the legislation, or additional material can helpfully be issued, HMRC will publish amended or supplementary guidance.