Case Study Examples of Tax for a Yoga Teacher

This Content Was Last Updated on March 23, 2024 by Jessica Garbett


Here are some examples of how tax and NI is worked out for a Yoga Teacher.  The first four case studies are sole traders, the fifth a teacher working via a company:

  1. Mildred – teaches yoga part time, and also works in a supermarket
  2. Annabel teaches yoga full time
  3. Simone teaches yoga full time and does rather well at it
  4. Sally is a new teacher and makes a loss in her first year, she also works in a bank
  5. Carly works as a Yoga Teacher through Carly Limited.  Co-incidentally she earns the same as Simone (Case Study 3)

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