2.1.10 Supplementary benefit for spouses - desability
Applies to the income year 2017
This item shows the amount of supplementary benefit you have received for spouses from the National Insurance scheme which is paid to disabled pensions who provide for a spouse under a transitional scheme.
Does this item concern me?
The item concerns people who receive disability benefit, as well as supplementary benefit from the National Insurance scheme under a transitional scheme.
Disability benefit and supplementary benefit for spouses paid under a transitional scheme to recipients of disability benefit who provide for a spouse, will be taxed as salary income.
Supplementary benefit for spouses for disability pension was previously covered by item 2.2.4.
How do I enter this in my tax return?
The item will normally be pre-completed with the amount that you have received in supplementary benefit for spouses for disability benefit. The total is based on information reported by NAV, so you should check that everything is correct.
The amount you should cross-check against will be shown in the annual statement of incomes, deductions and tax deductions you receive from NAV.
If the amount is wrong, you must correct the tax return. You should also contact NAV to ensure that the statement and reporting of the supplementary benefit for spouses are correct.
You do not need to send us any documentation concerning this, but you must be able to present it upon request.