120. Entry clearance or limited leave to remain as a partner: the minimum income requirement.

For those required to meet the minimum income requirement1, specified2 evidence from specified sources3 must be provided to demonstrate a gross annual income of at least £18,6004 with an additional £3,800 for the first child5 and an additional £2,400 for each additional child6, alone or in combination with specified savings of £16,0007 and additional savings of an amount equivalent to two-and-a-half times the difference between the gross annual income from other specified sources8 and the total amount required under the rules9.

The specified permitted sources of income are:

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    (1)     income from specified employment10;

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    (2)     income from specified self-employment11;

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    (3)     income