Cookies information uses cookies to make the site simpler. Find out more about the cookies we use.

Close banner

The Exeter Plan. Have your say!

Getting involved now with the Exeter Plan is the best way to have your say on how we shape the Exeter of the future. Find out more about the policies and complete the survey.

Council Tax attachment of earnings orders

Show all parts of this guide

3. Deductions from weekly earnings

The following deduction rates should be used for employees being paid weekly

CTAEO Deduction rates from weekly earnings
Net earningsDeduction rate (%)
Not exceeding £75 0
Exceeding £75 but not exceeding £135 3
Exceeding £135 but not exceeding £185 5
Exceeding £185 but not exceeding £225 7
Exceeding £225 but not exceeding £355 12
Exceeding £355 but not exceeding £505 17
Exceeding £505 17 in respect of the first £505 and 50 in respect of the remainder


Weekly intervals

If your employee is paid in weekly intervals, then their net earnings should be divided by the number of weeks in the pay period.

The table above should then be used to work out the appropriate weekly deduction and the resulting amount multiplied by the number of weeks in the period.