But he was left shocked when he was told that if he came off housing benefits, the family would automatically have all theirUniversal Creditpayments stopped, which would mean they would also lose the [pounds sterling]470 per month child tax credits
they currently receive for his two step-children.
Social security spokesman Mark Griffin said: "With one in four children living in poverty, it is simply scandalous that families have missed out on more than PS200million in child tax credits
SIXTY faith leaders yesterday urged Theresa May to ditch the Tories' "two-child" policy for child tax credits
HM Revenue & Customs said this is what the dates mean for benefit payments: When will child tax credits
"They are now being told to claim jobseeker's allowance, but Her Majesty's Revenue and Customs will not reinstate, or backdate their child tax credits
WITH GCSE exam results delivered and a new academic year about to start, HM Revenue & Customs (HMRC) is reminding parents in Cardiff who receive Child Benefit and Child Tax Credits
to inform them of their child's educational status ahead of the August 31 deadline, otherwise payments will stop.
Legal Spark Law Centre have started a crowdfunding campaign to meet the initial costs of the proposed challenge to the clause - part of the new child tax credits
Freezing Child Tax Credits
, Working Tax Credits and Job Seekers' Allowance - rather than raising them in line with living costs - could see affected families losing up to 12% from the real value of their benefits and tax credits by 2020.
"We have got the House of Commons library to look at the proposal they have been briefing, that child tax credits
would be cut back to the level of 2003.
Meanwhile the child element of child tax credits
will increase by GBP135 but the couple and lone-parent elements of working tax credit are being frozen, the BBC reports.
He said the move would raise at least pounds 1.25bn, allowing the Chancellor to reinstate working and child tax credits
that were cut in the Autumn Statement.
And I don't think the dole and child tax credits
are a priority in Sharia law.