Clause 6 - Notifications of changes of circumstances

Part of Tax Credits Bill – in a Public Bill Committee at 6:30 pm on 15 January 2002.

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Photo of Mark Hoban Mark Hoban Conservative, Fareham 6:30, 15 January 2002

The Minister has raised a point that concerned several hon. Members on Second Reading. He says that someone's current year income cannot be known; they have to estimate it. Much concern was expressed on Second Reading that people who are claiming a tax credit will have to estimate their current year income and the likely number of hours that they work in a year. Are fears that people will have to estimate those two factors unfounded?