Child tax credit increase: How much has Child Benefit gone up by?

BENEFITS have had a boost this month with the Government's four-year benefits freeze coming to an end. But how much has Child Benefit gone up by?

Some who claim benefits will see an increase to payments from April after the Government's four-year benefits freeze ends. Universal Credit, Employment and Support Allowance, Jobseekers Allowance, Child Benefit and more have all been given a boost this month.

Their rates had been capped in 2016 following a decision by former Conservative chancellor George Osborne.

Of the boost, work and pensions minister Will Quince said: "The Government are committed to supporting the most...
source: Express

2020-04-07 01:20
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