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Factsheets

Tax credits and penalties

This factsheet sets out when penalties can be imposed on tax credit claimants and what you can do to challenge it.

Tax credits and judicial review

This factsheet explains when when judicial review proceedings can be brought in tax credits cases against decisions made by HMRC.

Tax credits: challenging decisions

This factsheet explains what you can do if you disagree with a decision that HMRC has made about your entitlement to tax credits.

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.

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.

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.

Tax credits: moving on to universal credit

January 2021
This factsheets covers the differences between tax credits and universal credit.

Parents claiming for young people in further education or training

October 2020
Factsheet explaining when a parent, or someone responsible for a child, can continue to claim benefit for a child aged 16 or over.