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4773. How do I set tax code for a Scottish tax payer?

From 6 April 2016, Scottish tax payers will have their tax codes prefixed with the letter 'S' (e.g S1185L). If your employee pay Scottish rate of Income Tax, you need to set Scottish Indicator as 'Yes' in our system. The system will then automatically add prefix 'S' with the employee's tax code.

To define Scottish Rate Tax Code, please follow the steps below:
  • Enter the Tax Code (e.g 1185L).
  • Set the Scottish Indicator to 'Yes', please follow the Road Map below

Road Map:
Employee -> View / Edit Employee Details -> View/Edit -> Tax Code Details - View/Edit -> Edit -> Scottish Indicator -> Yes -> Save.
('Employee' is the button positioned in the tasking zone menu at the top. It is the second button from the left)