How to pay your Class 2 National Insurance contributions (NICs)
The best way to pay your Class 2 NICs is by direct debit. Fill in application form CA5601 Application to pay self-employed National Insurance contributions (NICs) by Direct Debit. form CA5601
HMRC automated collection process will give you peace of mind that your future pension and benefit rights are protected. For tax year 2010–11 self-employed NICs are £2.40 per week. If you are unable to pay by direct debit we will arrange to send you a bill every 13 weeks. These will be issued in January, April, July and October. If you expect your income from the business to be below £5,075 for the tax year 6 April 2010 to 5 April 2011 you may not have to pay NICs.