Junior ISA allowance 2021/2022
What this year's rules mean for your Junior ISA.
What is the 2021-22 Junior ISA allowance?
The JISA allowance for the 2021-22 tax year is £9,000. The tax year runs from 6 April 2021 to 5 April 2022.
The allowance cannot be carried over if you do not contribute the full amount in one tax year. A Junior ISA must be opened by a parent or guardian, but after that, anyone can contribute to a JISA, whether they have parental responsibility or not. Contributing to a JISA will not affect your personal ISA allowance.
Historical JISA allowance
Junior ISA allowances are reviewed every tax year (6 April to 5 April). This table shows how the allowance has changed since 2015.
|Tax Year||Junior ISA Limit|
Junior ISAs and Child Trust Funds
Both Child Trust Funds (CTF) and Junior ISAs (JISA) enjoy a tax-free allowance of £9,000 for the current tax year (2021-22).
If you choose to transfer a CTF into a JISA, the value of the CTF will not count towards your new JISA allowance.
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