Item 1.6.4

1.6.4 Sickness benefit etc. paid to self-employed persons - other business

Applies to the income year 2017

This item shows what you, as a person who runs a business within the category "Other business", have received in sickness benefit. The amount will normally be pre-completed, but you should check that everything is correct.

Does this item concern me?

The item concerns everyone who runs a business within the category "Other business" and who has received sickness benefit as compensation for business income.

How do I enter this in my tax return?

The item will normally be pre-completed with the total amounts that you have received in sickness benefit. These amounts are based on what was reported by the party that paid the sickness benefit, so you should check that everything is correct.

The amounts you should perform the check against will be shown in the annual statement you receive from the National Insurance scheme or others in January.

If the amount is wrong, you must correct the tax return. You should also contact the credit institution to ensure that the annual statement is correct.

Documentation requirements

You do not need to send us any documentation concerning this, but you must be able to present it upon request.

footer/desktop/standard