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National Insurance Act 1965

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3Flat-rate contributions by insured persons and employers

Subject to the provisions of this Act—

(a)every employed person of any description set out in column 1 of Part I of Schedule 1 to this Act shall be liable to pay weekly contributions at the rate set out in relation to that description—

(i)unless his employment is a non-participating employment, in column 2 of the said Part I; or

(ii)if his employment is a non-participating employment, in column 3 of the said Part I;

(b)every employer of an employed person of any description set out in column 1 of Part II of the said Schedule 1, or of any person of any such description who is to be treated by virtue of the said Part II as an employed person, shall be liable to pay weekly contributions in respect of that person at the rate set out in relation to that description—

(i)unless that person's employment is a non-participating employment, in column 2 of the said Part II; or

(ii)if that person's employment is a non-participating employment, in column 3 of the said Part II;

(c)every self-employed person of any description set out in column 1 of Part III of the said Schedule 1 shall be liable to pay weekly contributions at the rate set out in relation to that description in column 2 of the said Part III;

(d)every non-employed person of any description set out in column 1 of Part IV of the said Schedule 1 shall be liable to pay weekly contributions at the rate set out in relation to that description in column 2 of the said Part IV.

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