Welcome to revenuebenefits

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 (14 February 2017): Minister announces DWP to recover outsanding tax credits debt

New blog post (14 February 2017): HMRC - annual tax credits report 2015-2016

New blog post (7 February 2017): HMRC will review Concentrix cases from summer 2016

New Upper Tribunal decision (1 February 2017): CF/393/2016 and CF/1375/2016  - Whether person formerly engaged in genuine and effective self-employment is in a position to take advantage of the ECJ's decision in C-507/12 Saint-Prix / whether claimant was disqualified from child benefit on the ground that she lacked a qualifying right to reside >> More child benefit case law

New blog post (31 January 2017): HMRC use voice ID on the tax credits helpline

New universal credit regulations (27 January 2017): Welfare Reform Act 2012 (Commencement No. 11, 13, 16, 22, 23 and 24 and Transitional and Transitory Provisions (Modification)) Order 2017 (SI.No.57/2017) provides for the further roll out of universal credit between February and April 2017 >> More universal credit regulations

New tax-free childcare legislation (19 Januray 2017): Small Charitable Donations and Childcare Payments Act 2017 >> More tax-free childcare statutes

New blog post (17 January 2017): Tax credits - HMRC digital services

New blog post (13 January 2017): Tax credit helpline now open on Sundays

Consolidated legislation (19 December 2016): Consolidated tax credits statutues and statutory instruments, updated by LexisNexis to December 2016, are now available.


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