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For access to the latest information on the range of HMRC ‘products’ including tax credits, child benefit and guardian’s allowance, national minimum wage and tax-free childcare .... as well as information and guidance on the transition from tax credits to universal credit.

Latest updates

New blog post (5 December 2016): Child Tax Credit – backdating the disability and severe disability rates to April 2016

New tax credits Upper Tribunal decision (28 November 2016): CTC/993/2016 - 'Statement Like an Award Notice' (SLAN) issued by HMRC treated as section 18 decision to ensure Tribunal has jurisdiction to address claimant's grievance >> More tax credit case law

New tax credits Upper Tribunal decision (28 November 2016): CTC/1544/2015 - 'Statement Like an Award Notice' (SLAN) is not appealable - Failure of HMRC to put copy of decision under appeal before the FTT >> More tax credit case law

New child benefit Upper Tribunal decision (28 November 2016): CF/3390/2015 - Basis of entitlement and competing claims - jurisdiction application for witness summons >> More child benefit case law

2017/2018 uprating (23 November 2016): the 2017/2018 tax credit, child benefit and guardian's allowance rates were issued on 23 November 2016 alongside the 2016 Autumn Statement.

New blog post (17 November 2016): Changes to HMRC intermediaries line

Universal credit digital roll out (16 November 2016): Our Universal credit: Digital (full) service page has been updated with details of the Jobcentre areas that the digital service will roll out to between April 2017 and September 2018.

New blog post (17 November 2016): HMRC - new services coming in 2017

New tax-free childcare regulations (14 November 2016): Childcare Payments (Appeals) Regulations 2016 (SI.No.1078/2016); and the Childcare Payments Act 2014 (Commencement No. 2) Regulations 2016 (SI.No.1083/2016) >> More tax-free childcare

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