Updates the deduction category with the specified ID.


PUT https://api.yourpayroll.co.uk/api/v2/business/{businessId}/deductioncategory/{id}

Path parameters

Parameter name Value Description Additional
id int32 Required
businessId string Required

Request body

The request body takes a complete UkDeductionCategoryModel resource, containing the following writable properties:

    "externalId": "string",
    "id": "int32",
    "isSystem": "boolean",
    "minimumWageDeductionImpact": "string",
    "name": "string",
    "nationalInsuranceImpact": "string",
    "pensionableEarningsImpact": "string",
    "source": "string",
    "taxExempt": "boolean"


Name Type Description
externalId string String
id int32 Int32
isSystem boolean Boolean
minimumWageDeductionImpact string MinimumWageDeductionImpact

Possible values are:

  • NoImpact
  • ReduceMinimumWage
  • Accommodation
name string String
nationalInsuranceImpact string DeductionCategoryPreTaxNationalInsuranceImpact

Possible values are:

  • AffectsNationalInsurance
  • NoImpactOnNationalInsurance
pensionableEarningsImpact string DeductionCategoryPreTaxPensionImpact

Possible values are:

  • ReducesPensionableEarnings
  • NoImpactOnPensionableEarnings
source string String
taxExempt boolean Boolean


The following HTTP status codes may be returned, optionally with a response resource.

Status code Description Resource
200 OK