CF10 (2014-15) - Application for exception from liability for Class 2 contributions
If you are self-employed and your net earnings from self-employment are below the relevant threshold you can apply for exception from Class 2 National Insurance contributions (NICs) using the HMRC email service. It’s quick and easy, just follow the link below.
On this page:
- Form URL
- CF10 (2014-15) (PDF, 685KB)
Alternatively, you can complete form CF10 electronically and print out to apply for an exception from Class 2 National insurance contributions. If your application is approved we will issue a Certificate of Small Earnings Exception.
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- Use form CF10 to apply for an exception from Class 2 National Insurance contributions if you are self-employed and your net earnings from self-employment are below the relevant threshold.
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