Who is eligible for child tax credit? How much can you earn and still get tax credits? What is the income cut off for child tax credits? Workingmums gets a lot of questions from readers about tax credits, and the legislation around working tax credits.
Millions of teenagers are set to benefit for the first time from money in their Child Trust Funds (CTFs) that has been waiting for them since they were young children.
The UK's universal credit system is failing the poorest due to a flawed algorithm which overestimates their earnings and reduces their payments, says... read more
Money in Child Trust Funds (CTFs) are set to mature. read more
The Government has announced a pilot scheme to pay workers on low incomes who have to self-isolate due to the coronavirus £13 a day to encourage them... read more
Social housing support needs to be targeted at those likely to be worst hit by the coronavirus pandemic - in particular women and lone parents, says a... read more
A new report from the IPPR think tank says two million furloughed jobs could be saved if a new scheme were introduced in October to support them until... read more
As infection rates soar in some parts of England, the Prime Minister has announced a new three-tier system with the Liverpool region the first to go... read more