PPI Claims: Unlocking Compensation for Mis-sold Payment Protection Insurance

Mis-sold PPI: We've all heard of it, and some lucky folks have even won their PPI claims. But wait...did you know that the money you received was subject to tax deductions? Even before you received it, it is very likely that the taxman swooped in to claim their share. Talk about a victory with a side of taxes! But fear not, for there's a new service in town that's here to right that wrong. Our client at taxbackclaims.co.uk has launched a service to try to reclaim those taxes on behalf of it’s customers.

Understanding the Tax Implications

First of all, it’s important to understand the tax implications of a successful compensation claim. Once you've triumphed in your PPI claim, the government wants a piece of that pie. What we are concerned with, is how much they are entitled to! It's like winning a race only to discover you have to pay for the shiny medal. We're talking about income taxes and the like, depending on your situation. It's enough to make your eyes cross and your wallet whimper.

Why You Should Reclaim

Seriously, isn't it unfair? You were wrongfully mis-sold PPI in the first place, and finally after you were recompensed, you're being asked to give it right back in taxes!We think it’s time to level the playing field and put some justice back in your pocket.

Eligibility and Application Process:

Now, before you start envisioning yourself rolling in a pile of tax-free cash, let's talk eligibility. Claiming back your tax charges on your PPI compensation isn't just about handing out money willy-nilly (wouldn't that be something?). The form you fill out will ask you about the following information:

  • Was your PPI Claim processed within the last 4 years?
  • Do you complete self-assessment returns?
  • What your income was during the year that you received your refund
  • The amount of the refund and the name of the offending bank or lender
  • The amount of the refund and the name of the offending bank or lender

All this information is captured on the simple form you see integrated below. Once completed, our client will verify your claim and handle the rest for you. This means no stressing about dealing with solicitors or court-battles. Best of all, there are no upfront fees!

How Is the Service Free?

Of course, nothing in this life is ‘free’, as the saying goes. So how does our client carry out all this work for nothing?

Well, the reality is, they don’t. If your claim is successful, then our client makes money by taking a percentage of the pay-out you will receive. This is why they qualify your claim with the criteria above, so they know they have the best chance of finding winnable cases.

However, doing it this way ensures that they never have to charge you a penny if the claim is unsuccessful, meaning you can just submit your claim and then sit back and relax.

How Long Will My Claim Take?

The duration of a PPI tax reclaim can vary depending on several factors. While it's not possible to provide an exact timeframe, we can give you a general idea of what to expect.

  • Initial Claim Submission: Once you submit your PPI claim to the relevant financial institution or claims company, it typically takes a few weeks for them to acknowledge the receipt of your claim and initiate the investigation process.
  • Investigation and Response: The investigation period can vary significantly, ranging from a few weeks to several months. It depends on the complexity of your case, the backlog of claims being processed, and the responsiveness of the institution involved. Some claims may be straightforward and resolved quickly, while others may require more in-depth examination.
  • Offer and Acceptance: If your claim is successful, you will receive an offer of compensation. The timeframe for receiving this offer can vary, but it often takes several weeks to a few months from the start of the investigation. Once you receive the offer, you can accept it or negotiate further if you believe the compensation is inadequate.

It's important to note that these timelines are approximate, and there can be variations. Some claims may be resolved faster, while others might experience delays due to various factors.


So there you have it. Our client at taxbackclaims.co.uk is here to rescue you from the clutches of tax troubles. Fill out the form today and see if you are eligible for a tax refund on your PPI claim.