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Parents claiming for young people in further education or training

October 2019
Factsheet explaining when a parent, or someone responsible for a child, can continue to claim benefit for a child aged 16 or over.

Benefits and tax credits for lone parent students

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.

Tax credits annual review

If you are already getting tax credits, you can renew your claim during the annual review.

Tax credits - the basics

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

Tax credits update

A summary of the changes to tax credits from 2010, up to their planned abolition by 2024.

Tax credits: moving on to universal credit

This factsheets covers the differences between tax credits and universal credit.