Frequently Asked Questions - What tax relief would be available to specific sectors in an independent Scotland?
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At the moment of independence, Scotland will inherit the tax system and the prevailing UK rates and thresholds for all taxes, including tax reliefs. Thereafter decisions on the tax system and all specific taxes – including tax rates, allowances and credits – will be made by the Parliament and Government of an independent Scotland.
Source: Scotland's Future, Scottish Government, November 2013.