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star this property date less than 2015-09-15more like thismore than 2015-09-15
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HM Treasury more like this
star this property answering dept id 14 more like this
star this property answering dept short name Treasury more like this
unstar this property answering dept sort name CaTreasury more like this
unstar this property hansard heading Welfare Tax Credits remove filter
star this property house id 1 more like this
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25259
unstar this property pref label House of Commons more like this
star this property question text To ask Mr Chancellor of the Exchequer, how many Government employees are in receipt of tax credits. more like this
star this property tabling member constituency Aberdeen South more like this
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Callum McCaig more like this
star this property uin 10319 more like this
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unstar this property date of answer less than 2015-09-18more like thismore than 2015-09-18
star this property answer text <p>The information requested could only be provided at disproportionate cost.</p><p> </p> more like this
star this property answering member constituency East Hampshire more like this
star this property answering member printed Damian Hinds remove filter
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less than 2015-09-18T08:53:41.497Zmore like thismore than 2015-09-18T08:53:41.497Z
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3969
star this property label Biography information for Mr Damian Hinds more like this
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4364
star this property label Biography information for Callum McCaig more like this
418985
star this property registered interest false more like this
star this property date less than 2015-09-15more like thismore than 2015-09-15
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HM Treasury more like this
star this property answering dept id 14 more like this
star this property answering dept short name Treasury more like this
unstar this property answering dept sort name CaTreasury more like this
unstar this property hansard heading Welfare Tax Credits remove filter
star this property house id 1 more like this
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25259
unstar this property pref label House of Commons more like this
star this property question text To ask Mr Chancellor of the Exchequer, how many families in each constituency will be affected by the Tax Credits (Income Thresholds and Determination of Rates) (Amendment) Regulations 2015. more like this
star this property tabling member constituency Leeds North West more like this
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Greg Mulholland more like this
star this property uin 10377 more like this
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star this property is ministerial correction false more like this
unstar this property date of answer less than 2015-09-23more like thismore than 2015-09-23
star this property answer text <p>This information is unavailable.</p><p> </p><p> </p><p> </p><p>The Government is making changes to Tax Credits and Universal Credit which will help put welfare spending on a more sustainable path. The emphasis is on supporting hardworking families on low incomes by reducing income tax through increases in the personal allowance and increasing wages, rather than on topping up low wages through tax credits.</p><p> </p><p> </p><p> </p><p>HMT has published a distributional analysis of the impact of the Summer Budget 2015 which includes the effect of tax credit and other welfare measures on households. This information can be found here:</p><p> </p><p><a href="https://www.gov.uk/government/uploads/system/uploads/attachment_data/file/443229/PU1822_Distributional_Analysis.pdf" target="_blank">https://www.gov.uk/government/uploads/system/uploads/attachment_data/file/443229/PU1822_Distributional_Analysis.pdf</a></p><p> </p><p> </p><p> </p><p>HMRC publishes information on families’ tax credit awards within local authorities. The most recent available data is for 2013-14 and can be found here:</p><p> </p><p><a href="https://www.gov.uk/government/statistics/personal-tax-credits-finalised-award-statistics-geographical-statistics-2013-to-2014" target="_blank">https://www.gov.uk/government/statistics/personal-tax-credits-finalised-award-statistics-geographical-statistics-2013-to-2014</a></p><p> </p><p>Information on the number of families in individual constituencies receiving tax credits and the average value of these payments can be found in table 2.</p><p> </p><p> </p><p> </p>
star this property answering member constituency East Hampshire more like this
star this property answering member printed Damian Hinds remove filter
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less than 2015-09-23T12:57:20.027Zmore like thismore than 2015-09-23T12:57:20.027Z
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3969
star this property label Biography information for Mr Damian Hinds more like this
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1540
star this property label Biography information for Greg Mulholland more like this
419175
star this property registered interest false more like this
star this property date less than 2015-09-16more like thismore than 2015-09-16
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HM Treasury more like this
star this property answering dept id 14 more like this
star this property answering dept short name Treasury more like this
unstar this property answering dept sort name CaTreasury more like this
unstar this property hansard heading Welfare Tax Credits remove filter
star this property house id 1 more like this
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25259
unstar this property pref label House of Commons more like this
star this property question text To ask Mr Chancellor of the Exchequer, what impact assessment his Department has made of the effect on working families of (a) reduction in income thresholds and (b) increases in the tax credits taper rate. more like this
star this property tabling member constituency Bethnal Green and Bow more like this
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Rushanara Ali more like this
star this property uin 10520 more like this
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star this property is ministerial correction false more like this
unstar this property date of answer less than 2015-10-12more like thismore than 2015-10-12
star this property answer text <p>The effect on working families of the reduction in income thresholds and increased in the tax credit taper rate should not be considered separately from wider policies in the Budget, such as our commitment to introducing the National Living Wage and increases to the personal tax allowance.</p><p>Taking the welfare changes in the Budget together with the record increases in the income tax personal allowance and the introduction of the new National Living Wage, 8 out of 10 working households will be better off in 2017-18.</p> more like this
star this property answering member constituency East Hampshire more like this
star this property answering member printed Damian Hinds remove filter
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less than 2015-10-12T13:50:55.877Zmore like thismore than 2015-10-12T13:50:55.877Z
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3969
star this property label Biography information for Mr Damian Hinds more like this
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4138
star this property label Biography information for Rushanara Ali more like this
419861
star this property registered interest false more like this
star this property date less than 2015-10-09more like thismore than 2015-10-09
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HM Treasury more like this
star this property answering dept id 14 more like this
star this property answering dept short name Treasury more like this
unstar this property answering dept sort name CaTreasury more like this
unstar this property hansard heading Welfare Tax Credits remove filter
star this property house id 1 more like this
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25259
unstar this property pref label House of Commons more like this
star this property question text To ask Mr Chancellor of the Exchequer, how many reports he has received in each of the last two financial years of HM Revenue and Customs' electronic application portal failing to record and register data and supporting documentation submitted by applicants for child and working tax credits. more like this
star this property tabling member constituency Birkenhead more like this
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Frank Field more like this
star this property uin 11016 more like this
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star this property is ministerial correction false more like this
unstar this property date of answer less than 2015-10-19more like thismore than 2015-10-19
star this property answer text <p>HM Revenue and Customs do not have an electronic application portal for applicants for child and working tax credits. New claims for tax credits can be submitted by post or over the telephone.</p> more like this
star this property answering member constituency East Hampshire more like this
star this property answering member printed Damian Hinds remove filter
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less than 2015-10-19T15:27:12.48Zmore like thismore than 2015-10-19T15:27:12.48Z
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3969
star this property label Biography information for Mr Damian Hinds more like this
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478
star this property label Biography information for Frank Field more like this
420598
star this property registered interest false more like this
star this property date less than 2015-10-12more like thismore than 2015-10-12
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HM Treasury more like this
star this property answering dept id 14 more like this
star this property answering dept short name Treasury more like this
unstar this property answering dept sort name CaTreasury more like this
unstar this property hansard heading Welfare Tax Credits remove filter
star this property house id 1 more like this
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25259
unstar this property pref label House of Commons more like this
star this property question text To ask Mr Chancellor of the Exchequer, pursuant to the Answer of 23 September 2015, when he expects to publish 2014-15 data on families' tax credit awards within local authorities. more like this
star this property tabling member constituency Leeds North West more like this
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Greg Mulholland more like this
star this property uin 11419 more like this
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star this property is ministerial correction false more like this
unstar this property date of answer less than 2015-10-16more like thismore than 2015-10-16
star this property answer text <p>HMRC will be publishing the 2014-15 Tax Credits Finalised Awards National Statistics on 27th May 2016. The geographical version will include a breakdown of Tax Credits recipients by local authority, as well as Government Office Region and Parliamentary Constituency.</p><p>Information for 2013-14, the most recently published annual figures on Tax Credits, can be found here:</p><p><a href="https://www.gov.uk/government/statistics/personal-tax-credits-finalised-award-statistics-geographical-statistics-2013-to-2014" target="_blank"><strong>https://www.gov.uk/government/statistics/personal-tax-credits-finalised-award-statistics-geographical-statistics-2013-to-2014</strong></a></p><p>Information on the average number of families receiving Tax Credits and the value of their finalised entitlement, broken down by Local Authority, can be found in table 2.</p> more like this
star this property answering member constituency East Hampshire more like this
star this property answering member printed Damian Hinds remove filter
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less than 2015-10-16T13:25:05.27Zmore like thismore than 2015-10-16T13:25:05.27Z
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3969
star this property label Biography information for Mr Damian Hinds more like this
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1540
star this property label Biography information for Greg Mulholland more like this
421319
star this property registered interest false more like this
star this property date less than 2015-10-14more like thismore than 2015-10-14
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HM Treasury more like this
star this property answering dept id 14 more like this
star this property answering dept short name Treasury more like this
unstar this property answering dept sort name CaTreasury more like this
unstar this property hansard heading Welfare Tax Credits remove filter
star this property house id 1 more like this
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25259
unstar this property pref label House of Commons more like this
star this property question text To ask Mr Chancellor of the Exchequer, how many households claiming working and child tax credits consist of (a) all UK nationals, (b) at least one UK national and at least one non-UK national and (c) all non-UK nationals. more like this
star this property tabling member constituency Birkenhead more like this
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Frank Field more like this
star this property uin 11929 more like this
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unstar this property date of answer less than 2015-10-19more like thismore than 2015-10-19
star this property answer text <p>The information requested is not available.</p> more like this
star this property answering member constituency East Hampshire more like this
star this property answering member printed Damian Hinds remove filter
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less than 2015-10-19T15:28:39.797Zmore like thismore than 2015-10-19T15:28:39.797Z
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3969
star this property label Biography information for Mr Damian Hinds more like this
star this property tabling member
478
star this property label Biography information for Frank Field more like this
422175
star this property registered interest false more like this
star this property date less than 2015-10-19more like thismore than 2015-10-19
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HM Treasury more like this
star this property answering dept id 14 more like this
star this property answering dept short name Treasury more like this
unstar this property answering dept sort name CaTreasury more like this
unstar this property hansard heading Welfare Tax Credits remove filter
star this property house id 1 more like this
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25259
unstar this property pref label House of Commons more like this
star this property question text To ask Mr Chancellor of the Exchequer, what estimate he has made of the proportion of people in receipt of tax credits who will have their income reduced as a result of the proposed government changes to tax credits. more like this
star this property tabling member constituency Copeland more like this
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Mr Jamie Reed more like this
star this property uin 12348 more like this
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unstar this property date of answer less than 2015-10-22more like thismore than 2015-10-22
star this property answer text <p>The government set out its assessment of the impacts of the Summer Budget policies in the Welfare Reform and Work Bill on 20<sup>th</sup> July 2015. Taken together, the introduction of the National Living Wage, increases in the personal allowance and welfare changes mean that 8 out of 10 working households will be better off as a result of the Summer Budget.</p><br /><p>The Summer Budget offered a new deal for working people. It means Britain moving from a high welfare, high tax, low wage economy to a lower welfare, lower tax, higher wage society.</p><br /><p>A new National Living Wage for workers aged 25 and above, initially set at £7.20 per hour from April 2016, will directly benefit 2.7 million low wage workers, and up to 6 million could see a pay rise as a result of a ripple effect up the earnings distribution. The new National Living Wage will boost pay for those currently earning the National Minimum Wage by £4,800 a year by 2020 when the National Living Wage is expected to rise to over £9 per hour.</p><br /><p>To help working families keep more of what they earn, the personal allowance will increase to £11,000 in 2016-17 and £11,200 in 2017-18. The government has committed to increase the personal allowance to £12,500 by 2020 which will mean that a typical basic rate taxpayer will see their income tax cut by £1,205 a year compared to 2010.</p><br /><p><br></p>
star this property answering member constituency East Hampshire more like this
star this property answering member printed Damian Hinds remove filter
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less than 2015-10-22T16:57:41.887Zmore like thismore than 2015-10-22T16:57:41.887Z
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3969
star this property label Biography information for Mr Damian Hinds more like this
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1503
star this property label Biography information for Mr Jamie Reed more like this
422721
star this property registered interest false more like this
star this property date less than 2015-10-20more like thismore than 2015-10-20
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HM Treasury more like this
star this property answering dept id 14 more like this
star this property answering dept short name Treasury more like this
unstar this property answering dept sort name CaTreasury more like this
unstar this property hansard heading Welfare Tax Credits remove filter
star this property house id 1 more like this
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unstar this property pref label House of Commons more like this
star this property question text To ask Mr Chancellor of the Exchequer, how many people in (a) Lewisham, Deptford constituency, (b) the London Borough of Lewisham, (c) London and (d) England receive tax credits. more like this
star this property tabling member constituency Lewisham, Deptford more like this
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Vicky Foxcroft more like this
star this property uin 12578 more like this
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unstar this property date of answer less than 2015-10-28more like thismore than 2015-10-28
star this property answer text <p>The latest information on Child and Working Tax Credits statistics is available on the Gov.uk website. Link provided below:</p><p><a href="https://www.gov.uk/government/statistics/child-and-working-tax-credits-statistics-provisional-awards-geographical-analyses-december-2013" target="_blank">https://www.gov.uk/government/statistics/child-and-working-tax-credits-statistics-provisional-awards-geographical-analyses-december-2013</a></p> more like this
star this property answering member constituency East Hampshire more like this
star this property answering member printed Damian Hinds remove filter
star this property grouped question UIN 12589 more like this
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less than 2015-10-28T16:11:58.237Zmore like thismore than 2015-10-28T16:11:58.237Z
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3969
star this property label Biography information for Mr Damian Hinds more like this
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4491
star this property label Biography information for Vicky Foxcroft more like this
422544
star this property registered interest false more like this
star this property date less than 2015-10-20more like thismore than 2015-10-20
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HM Treasury more like this
star this property answering dept id 14 more like this
star this property answering dept short name Treasury more like this
unstar this property answering dept sort name CaTreasury more like this
unstar this property hansard heading Welfare Tax Credits remove filter
star this property house id 1 more like this
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unstar this property pref label House of Commons more like this
star this property question text To ask Mr Chancellor of the Exchequer, if he will estimate what the annual tax credit award for a single-earner family with two children, with no childcare costs, earning (a) £8,000, (b) £12,000, (c) £15,000, (d) £20,000 and (e) £25,000 a year will be in (i) 2015-16 and (ii) 2016-17. more like this
star this property tabling member constituency Leicester South more like this
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Jonathan Ashworth more like this
star this property uin 12704 more like this
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unstar this property date of answer less than 2015-10-26more like thismore than 2015-10-26
star this property answer text <p>The Summer Budget offered a new deal for working people. It means Britain moving from a high welfare, high tax, low wage economy to a lower welfare, lower tax, higher wage society.</p><br /><p>A new National Living Wage for workers aged 25 and above, initially set at £7.20 per hour from April 2016, will directly benefit 2.7 million low wage workers, and up to 6 million could see a pay rise as a result of a ripple effect up the earnings distribution. The new National Living Wage will boost pay for those currently earning the National Minimum Wage by £4,800 a year by 2020 when the National Living Wage is expected to rise to over £9 per hour.</p><br /><p>To help working families keep more of what they earn, the personal allowance will increase to £11,000 in 2016-17 and £11,200 in 2017-18. The government has committed to increase the personal allowance to £12,500 by 2020 which will mean that a typical basic rate taxpayer will see their income tax cut by £1,205 a year compared to 2010.</p><br /><p>An illustrative renting family with two children, where one parent works full-time on the minimum wage, will be over £2,400 better off in cash terms by 2020.</p><br /><p>The government set out its assessment of the impacts of the Summer Budget policies in the Welfare Reform and Work Bill on 20<sup>th</sup> July 2015. Taken together, the introduction of the National Living Wage, increases in the personal allowance and welfare changes mean that 8 out of 10 working households will be better off as a result of the Summer Budget.</p><br /><p>In response to a request from the Secondary Legislation Scrutiny Committee, the government has chosen to produce and release an impact assessment on the tax credit changes to the Committee. The impact assessment shows that 60% of the tax credit savings come from the half of tax credit claimants with the highest income.</p>
star this property answering member constituency East Hampshire more like this
star this property answering member printed Damian Hinds remove filter
star this property grouped question UIN 12706 more like this
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less than 2015-10-26T15:25:08.67Zmore like thismore than 2015-10-26T15:25:08.67Z
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3969
star this property label Biography information for Mr Damian Hinds more like this
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4244
star this property label Biography information for Jonathan Ashworth more like this
422546
star this property registered interest false more like this
star this property date less than 2015-10-20more like thismore than 2015-10-20
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HM Treasury more like this
star this property answering dept id 14 more like this
star this property answering dept short name Treasury more like this
unstar this property answering dept sort name CaTreasury more like this
unstar this property hansard heading Welfare Tax Credits remove filter
star this property house id 1 more like this
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unstar this property pref label House of Commons more like this
star this property question text To ask Mr Chancellor of the Exchequer, if he will estimate how many households will be entitled to tax credits in 2016-17. more like this
star this property tabling member constituency Leicester South more like this
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Jonathan Ashworth more like this
star this property uin 12706 more like this
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star this property is ministerial correction false more like this
unstar this property date of answer less than 2015-10-26more like thismore than 2015-10-26
star this property answer text <p>The Summer Budget offered a new deal for working people. It means Britain moving from a high welfare, high tax, low wage economy to a lower welfare, lower tax, higher wage society.</p><br /><p>A new National Living Wage for workers aged 25 and above, initially set at £7.20 per hour from April 2016, will directly benefit 2.7 million low wage workers, and up to 6 million could see a pay rise as a result of a ripple effect up the earnings distribution. The new National Living Wage will boost pay for those currently earning the National Minimum Wage by £4,800 a year by 2020 when the National Living Wage is expected to rise to over £9 per hour.</p><br /><p>To help working families keep more of what they earn, the personal allowance will increase to £11,000 in 2016-17 and £11,200 in 2017-18. The government has committed to increase the personal allowance to £12,500 by 2020 which will mean that a typical basic rate taxpayer will see their income tax cut by £1,205 a year compared to 2010.</p><br /><p>An illustrative renting family with two children, where one parent works full-time on the minimum wage, will be over £2,400 better off in cash terms by 2020.</p><br /><p>The government set out its assessment of the impacts of the Summer Budget policies in the Welfare Reform and Work Bill on 20<sup>th</sup> July 2015. Taken together, the introduction of the National Living Wage, increases in the personal allowance and welfare changes mean that 8 out of 10 working households will be better off as a result of the Summer Budget.</p><br /><p>In response to a request from the Secondary Legislation Scrutiny Committee, the government has chosen to produce and release an impact assessment on the tax credit changes to the Committee. The impact assessment shows that 60% of the tax credit savings come from the half of tax credit claimants with the highest income.</p>
star this property answering member constituency East Hampshire more like this
star this property answering member printed Damian Hinds remove filter
star this property grouped question UIN 12704 more like this
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less than 2015-10-26T15:25:08.753Zmore like thismore than 2015-10-26T15:25:08.753Z
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3969
star this property label Biography information for Mr Damian Hinds more like this
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4244
star this property label Biography information for Jonathan Ashworth more like this