Scots parents warned to update child benefit details to avoid losing thousands of pounds

Thousands of parents are being warned to update their child benefit details to avoid losing up to £1,067 a year from this month.

HMRC said parents will need to tell the tax authority if their child is staying on in education after picking up their Higher results earlier this month.

Failure to do so could mean their payments are stopped on August 31 - costing some families more than £1,000 a year.

Young people are still eligible for the benefit, worth up to £20.70 a...
source: Daily Record

2019-08-19 16:17
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