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    • Batman 100
    • By Batman 100 15th Oct 16, 11:37 PM
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    Only worked 29.75 hours this week, do I need to inform tax credits?
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    • 15th Oct 16, 11:37 PM
    Only worked 29.75 hours this week, do I need to inform tax credits? 15th Oct 16 at 11:37 PM

    I usually work a 30 hour week, but one of the days this week due to circumstances beyond my control I was 15 minutes late for work and lost 15 minutes pay.

    Because I only worked 29.75 hours this week do I need to inform HMRC with regard to tax credits or will they turn a blind eye to this if it's only a one off?
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    • By JoanneNotts 17th Oct 16, 12:01 PM
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    No you will be ok. An hour change has to be for 4 weeks or more before you have to report it.
    I only comment on posts I have relevant understanding and knowledge of, I have worked as a Payroll Clerk for 19 Years first in Recruitment now in the Voluntary Sector. Had all sorts of battles over the Years with Housing Benefits, Tax Credits and got over £2000 compensation from CSA when they got it wrong for 2 Years Now CIPP qualified!
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