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Working for Families Tax Credits
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Working for Families Tax Credits

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If you have children who live with you, you may be entitled to receive Working for Families Tax Credits.

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Understanding Working for Families Tax Credits

Get an overview of Working for Families Tax Credits, find out if you’re eligible and all about shared care.

How to apply and estimate your family income

You can apply at any time during the year. Find out how to apply, estimate your income and your payment options.

What changes you need to tell us

Find out what Working for Families Tax Credit changes you need to tell us to make sure you receive the correct amount.

What happens after the end of tax year

You need to ensure your information is correct for us to calculate your correct entitlement.

Coming off a Work and Income benefit

Coming off a benefit and starting work can be stressful. Here are some guidelines to help make the process easier for you.