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|Child tax credit - overview||Benefits||Overview of child tax credit, who can get child tax credit, how to get child tax credit and how child tax credit is calculated.||22/08/2016|
|Benefits||Overview of why reporting a change of circumstance relating to tax credits is important, which changes to report and how to report them.||22/08/2016|
|Working tax credit - overview||Benefits||Overview of working tax credit, who can get working tax credit, how to get working tax credit and how working tax credit is calculated.||22/08/2016|
|Problems with tax credits [ 130 kb]||Benefits||Fact sheet on tax credits covering how to appeal against a decision, overpayments, being charged with fraud related to tax credits, and how to complain about how your claim was dealt with.||6/05/2014|
|Tax credits overpayments - overview||Benefits||Overview of how overpayments of tax credits can occur, how to dispute a tax credit overpayment, and problems of paying back an overpayment.||04/08/2016|
|Payment of tax credits [ 130 kb]||Benefits||Fact sheet on payment of tax credits including how long they are paid for, delays in payment, backdating payments, underpayments and overpayments.||23/04/2014|
|Employment and support allowance [ 42 kb]||Benefits||Fact sheet on Employment and Support Allowance (ESA), who can get ESA, how to apply for ESA and how much ESA is worth.||18/11/2013|
|Volunteering [ 39 kb]||Benefits||Fact sheet on how voluntary work can affect entitlement to benefits.||12/04/2013|