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National Insurance: Schools

Question for Treasury

UIN 49229, tabled on 14 September 2021

To ask the Chancellor of the Exchequer, whether schools will be required to meet the cost of increased national insurance contributions for their staff from their existing budget.

Answered on

20 September 2021

As set out in ‘Build Back Better: Our Plan for Health and Social Care’, the Government intends to compensate departments and other public sector employers in England for the increased cost of the Levy and provide Barnett consequentials on this funding to the devolved administrations. Details will be set out at the upcoming Spending Review.

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