By 2013-14, the cumulative effect of the Government's increases for personal allowance for those aged less than 65 years, since 2010-11, will lift 2.2 million people out of the income tax system.
A breakdown by country and region is shown in the table below.
|Government Office Region||Number taken out of Income Tax (Thousands)|
|North West and Merseyside||249|
|Yorkshire and the Humber||192|
|East of England||200|
|Address abroad / unknown||34|
These estimates are based on the 2009-10 Survey of Personal Incomes, projected to 2013-14, using economic assumptions consistent with the Office for Budget Responsibility's December 2012 economic and fiscal outlook.