Scottish child payment

Tax credits and early years ebulletin

January 2021
What's new: Scottish child payment, child winter heating assistance and latest changes to tax credits due to coronavirus.

Response to Social Renewal Advisory Board's call for ideas

25 November 2020
Our submission highlights that children who already faced a higher risk of poverty have been disproportionately impacted by the pandemic and will be particularly vulnerable during economic recession. Rising child poverty places high costs on society as a whole. It should therefore be of the utmost priority that families with children are able to easily access adequate financial support. 

Tax credits and early years ebulletin

September 2020
What's new with tax credits and free school meals, the latest on when to apply for the new Scottish Child Payment, and whatever happened to Child Trust Funds?