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Enter your pension input amounts against the relevant tax years below and click the 'Calculate' button. The results screen will then show how much annual allowance you can carry forward from the three previous years. The ability to carry forward unused annual allowance was introduced from 6 April 2011.
The 2012 Autumn Budget statement proposed reducing the annual allowance limit from £50,000 to £40,000 from 6 April 2014. This calculator will use the current limit until this becomes law.
Despite the annual allowance rate being higher before 2011 a limit of £50,000 is used for carry forward purposes.