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ISA allowance 2015/2016

ISA allowance

ISA allowance

This tax year you can invest up to £15,240 in ISAs (the tax year runs from 6 April 2015 to 5 April 2016).

Stocks & Shares ISA allowance

Stocks & Shares ISA

You can either invest the full amount (up to £15,240) in a Stocks & Shares ISA,

Cash ISA allowance

Cash ISA

or up to £15,240 in a Cash ISA with the balance (within the overall £15,240 limit) in a Stocks & Shares ISA.

How much will I be able to invest in an ISA?

Use the sliders below to see how much you will be able to invest in an ISA:

2015/2016 Stocks & Shares ISA contributions:


2015/2016 Cash ISA contributions:

Stocks & Shares ISA:
Max £15,240 per annum
Cash ISA:
Max £15,240 per annum
Total remaining ISA allowance:

The annual ISA allowance is per individual. This means a husband and wife, for example, can put up to £30,480 between them into ISAs this tax year.

Every tax year the ISA allowance lets you build a significant portfolio of assets sheltered from tax. We even have some clients who have used their ISA allowance (and before them ISAs and PEPs) every year who now have tax-efficient portfolios worth in excess of £500,000.

Find out how much your ISA could be worth in the future with our free ISA calculator. Please remember stock market investments can go down as well as up in value, so you could get back less than you invest.

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Important information

Please remember, the value of tax savings will depend on your circumstances and tax rules can change over time. Investments can go down in value as well as up, so you might get back less than you invest.

Have a question?

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Alternatively, view our ISA FAQs.