Car benefit

Check your car and fuel benefit

Calculate the tax on your company car and car fuel benefit. Contact us to discuss how this can be reduced.

Check out our Fuel Cost Calculator

About the car
(Maximum reduction allowed to list price is £5,000).
CO2 emissions
This information is in your registration certificate or use search facility.
For cars registered between 1.1.98 and 28.2.01 see carfueldata.direct.gov.uk or www.smmt.co.uk).
Van benefit

To find out the cost of the benefit of a van please refer to this table:

  Standard rate (20%)
Benefit
(tax cost)
Higher rate (40%)
Benefit
(tax cost)
Additional rate (45%)
Benefit
(tax cost)
Van only - benefit £3,230 £646 £1,292 £1,453.5
Van with zero emissions - benefit £646 £129.2 £258.4 £290.7
Van and fuel for private use - benefit £3,840 £768 £1,536 £1,728
Employer's class 1A NICs:
Van £445.74
Van with zero emissions £89.15
Fuel £84.18
Please note:

That there is no van fuel benefit if the employee pays for private fuel. If the van is unavailable for part of the year the van benefit is reduced proportionately.

SJD Accountancy

SJD Accountancy are the UK's largest specialist provider of fixed fee, Limited company accountancy services to contractors; we've been acting for contractors across the UK since 1992 and have more than 15,000 clients.

We are the only national specialist firm of contractor accountants with offices nationwide. SJD Accountancy has more qualified staff than any other firm in our market with qualifications from the following major tax and accountancy bodies - ATT, AAT, CTA, ACCA, CA, ACA and FCCA.

  • Unlimited face to face meetings. This is a unique service only SJD Accountancy offers - unlimited face to face meetings across the UK - tax is complicated and sometimes only a meeting will do.
  • UK's Largest contractor accountants with more qualified staff. No call centres, no outsourcing, no automated call handling. Simply telephone, email or meet your own dedicated accountant* face to face.
  • Money back service guarantee. All your telephone calls and emails will be answered the same day or we will make a full refund of that months fee.
  • Outstanding reputation. We have won more awards for customer service and accountancy excellence than any other firm in our market, including: Best Accountant for Contractors, Accountant of the Year and Best Professional Service Team to name just a few.
  • All inclusive low cost fixed fee accountancy package which includes completion of accounts*, payroll bureau, dividends and corporation tax computations, personal taxation, free bookkeeping software, your own dedicated accountant* and all company returns for a fixed fee of £120 plus VAT per month.

If you have any questions about contracting or would like any further advice please call our new client services helpdesk on 01442 275789 or email: janice@sjdaccountancy.com. Our new client services helpdesk is open Monday to Friday (8am to 6pm).

Appoint SJD Accountancy and never worry about your tax or accountancy affairs again.

Form your own Limited company with SJD - our same day online company formation service includes company bank account set up, VAT/PAYE registration and advice on optimum share structure. 

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*If you would like us to complete your company year end accounts we simply ask that you have been a client of SJD for one year or have made 12 monthly payments. All accountants are part or fully qualified.