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if my 16 year old son gets a job, do i have to tell tax credits?

(4 Posts)
cazboldy Fri 09-Nov-12 18:31:30

title says it all really.....

Is it then included on household income?

InMySpareTime Fri 09-Nov-12 18:34:06

Yes, I'd have thought so.

Rockchick1984 Fri 09-Nov-12 18:41:44

Is he still in education full time? If so and the job is under 24 hours per week then no you don't need to notify them see here

cazboldy Fri 09-Nov-12 18:48:58

oh thanks Rock chick - googled and couldn't seem to find any info!

Yes he has just turned 16, and got a part time job, holidays, weekends etc only a few hours a week.

Don't get massive amount of tax credits - only the child element, but thought i had better check.

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