child benefit

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child benefit

(in Britain and New Zealand) a regular government payment to the parents of children up to a certain age
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THOUSANDS of foreigners are stealing more than pounds 100 million a year in child benefits by exploiting a legal loophole, the Sunday Mirror has learned.
These famous women have one thing in common - they are ALL rich and they ALL qualify for child benefit.
An estimated 40,000 Polish children are receiving child benefit from the UK (Mirror, Oct 11).
The whining about cutting back on child benefits has been from the people with the deepest pockets - the ones who don't really need it, the ones most likely to spend it on a Hermes handbag.
The Fine Gael leader said he broadly accepted the need for EUR4billion in public spending cuts but insisted this did not require going after child benefits.
THE Government is planning a crackdown on child benefit payments to ensure migrant workers do not abuse the system.
DOWNING Street officials were last night forced to deny Tory plans to slash child benefit in two years.
Most of the cash went to the families of Poles working in the UK, who claimed child benefit for 22,093 children.
Financial Planning can help those who sit on the threshold of the new High Income Child Benefit Charge.
In some of my own research with Mark Stabile, we find evidence that the expansion of child benefits in Canada has contributed to higher educational and mental health outcomes among lower-income Canadian families.
In one simple step, parents will be able to register their child s birth and apply for their child s SIN and Canada child benefits, said Dr.
HM Revenue and Customs said it had written to nearly 800,000 people known to be affected by the previously announced child benefit alterations which come into force on Monday.

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