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Factsheets

Tax credits and complaints

This factsheet sets out the formal procedures for making a complaint about your tax credits.

Tax credits and self-employment

This factsheet explains tax credits for people who are self-employed.

Personal independence payment assessment

This factsheet sets out the descriptors, points and definitions for the PIP assessment.

Tax credits - the basics

April 2021
If you are already getting tax credits, you can continue to get them as long as you meet the basic conditions.

Universal credit for lone parent students

April 2021
This factsheet has information about universal credit for lone parents on a course of education.

Universal credit and students

April 2021
This factsheet explains the rules for students claiming universal credit in Scotland.

Benefits and tax credits for lone parent students

April 2021
This factsheet sets out the main social security benefits and tax credits that lone parents may be able to claim during a course of education.

Prison and benefits

Most social security benefits are affected if you are in prison. This factsheet outlines the main issues that come up if you are remanded in custody or if you are serving a prison sentence.

Scottish child payment and kinship carers

This factsheet explains which kinship carers are entitled to Scottish child payment.