Avoiding emergency tax on private pensions
You might receive a private pension:
- paid by your former employer
- through a pension company
- from your deceased spouse's or civil partner's pension provider.
To avoid having emergency tax deducted from this pension you can:
When your pension provider receives the RPN, they can use it to calculate your tax and Universal Social Charge (USC).
A Tax Credit Certificate (TCC) will also be issued to you. You will be able to view, print or download your TCC in My Documents in myAccount.