Owen Smith – 2016 Parliamentary Question to the HM Treasury

The below Parliamentary question was asked by Owen Smith on 2016-03-08.

To ask Mr Chancellor of the Exchequer, how many self-employed people claimed (a) child and (b) working tax credits in (i) 2013-14 and (ii) 2014-15.

Damian Hinds

The latest information for 2013-14 recipients can be obtained from the ‘Child and Working Tax Credits statistics: finalised annual awards – 2013 to 2014’ publication. It is available at: https://www.gov.uk/government/statistics/child-and-working-tax-credits-statistics-finalised-annual-awards-2013-to-2014

The equivalent information for 2014-15 will not be available until May 2016.