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    • earwig
    • By earwig 23rd Nov 16, 7:40 PM
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    Does child age 17 getting esa effect my child tax credit payments
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    • 23rd Nov 16, 7:40 PM
    Does child age 17 getting esa effect my child tax credit payments 23rd Nov 16 at 7:40 PM
    Hi My dd has be awarded esa at the 57.00 I am still claiming for her on my child tax credit award as she is still a student and will be until she is 19 . does this effect my claim and if it does by how much she currently gets dla at lrm and mrc thanks xx
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    • FBaby
    • By FBaby 26th Nov 16, 7:18 AM
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    Anyone can claim, but that doesn't mean it's been awarded yet. Could it be that your DD filed a claim because she wants to start being independent and manage her own money? Even if that leaves the family worse off overall, it's a good step towards learning independent skills, so maybe not to be discouraged. Of course, that would mean her contributing towards the bills.

    Have you stopped claiming CB too?
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