National Insurance Planning
01 September 2016
National Insurance covers your entitlement to state benefits and pension. Read on to ensure you are not paying too much.
National Insurance was introduced into the UK in 1911 initially as a form of protection against ill-health and unemployment. It has since developed to include a range of state benefits such as maternity allowance and incapacity benefit as well as the state pension.
Learn more about the different types of National Insurance.