NIMAbbr - Abbreviations

A B C D E F H I L N P Q R S T U V W 

A

A/c

Account

AGM

Annual General Meeting

All ER

All England Law Reports

AMR

Authorised Mileage Rates

APP

Appropriate Personal Pension

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B

BA

Bereavement Allowance

BP

Bereavement Payment

BFPO

British Forces Post Office

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C

CATS Regs

Categorisation of Earners Regulations 1978

CNR

Centre for Non Residents;

COMP

Contracted-out Money Purchase

COSR

Contracted-out Salary Related

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D

DCC

Double Contributions Convention

DD

Direct Debit

DL

Domestic Legislation

DOTAS

Disclosure of Tax Avoidance Schemes

DWP

Department for Work and Pensions

DWS

Deduction working sheet

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E

EC

European Community

EE/ET

Employee’s Earnings Threshold

EEA

European Economic Area

EEC

European Economic Community

EFTA

European Free Trade Area

EFRBS

Employer Financed Retirement Benefit Schemes

EGM

Extraordinary General Meeting

ER/ET

Employer's Earnings Threshold

ESC

Extra-Statutory Concession

ET

Earnings Threshold

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F

FA 1998

Finance Act 1988

FA 1998

Finance Act 1998

FA 2003

Finance Act 2003

FA 2008

Finance Act 2008

FURBS

Funded Unapproved Retirement Benefit Scheme

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H

HA

Health Authority

HMF

Her Majesty's Forces

HMRC

Her Majesty’s Revenue and Customs

HRP

Home Responsibility Protection

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I

ICTA

Income and Corporation Taxes Act 1988

ILA

Individual Learning Account

IR

Inland Revenue

IRAO

Inland Revenue Accounts Office

IREC

Inland Revenue Enquiry Centre

ITEPA 2003

Income Tax (Earnings and Pensions) Act 2003

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L

LA

Local Authority

LEL

Lower Earnings Limit

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N

NI

National Insurance

NICA 2006

National Insurance Contributions Act 2006

NICO

National Insurance Contributions Office

NICs

National Insurance contributions

NIM

National Insurance Manual

NINO

National Insurance Number

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P

para/para.

Paragraph

PAYE

Pay As You Earn

PILON

Payment in lieu of Notice

PILOR

Payment in lieu of Remuneration

PP

Personal Pension

PSA

PAYE Settlement Agreement

PT

Primary Threshold

PTCPP

Personal Tax Customer Product and Process

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Q

QB

Quarterly Bill

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R

r/r./reg/reg.

regulation

RA

Reciprocal Agreement

RCA

Readily Convertible Asset

RoW

Rest of the World

RP

Retirement Pension

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S

s.

section

SAP

Statutory Adoption Pay

SEE

Small earnings exception

SHP

Stakeholder Pension

SLIP

Single Life Insurance Premium

SMP

Statutory Maternity Pay

SP

Statement of Practice

SPP

Statutory Paternity Pay

SRN

scheme reference number

SSAA 1992

Social Security Administration Act 1992

SSCBA 1992

Social Security Contributions and Benefits Act 1992

SS(C)R 2001

Social Security (Contributions) Regulations 2001

SSC(ToF)A 1999

Social Security Contributions (Transfer of Functions, etc.) Act 1999

SSP

Statutory Sick Pay

ST

Secondary Threshold

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T

TAS

Taxed Award Scheme

TC

Tax Cases

TSM

Technical Support Manager

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U

UEL

Upper Earnings Limit

UK

United Kingdom;

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V

VAT

Value Added Tax

VDU

Visual Display Unit

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W

WPA

Widowed Parent’s Allowance

WRA

Working Rule Agreement