MSE News: Act now if you get tax credits or child benefit paid into a Post Office card account

MSE_Petar Posts: 337 MSE Staff
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edited 2 November 2021 at 11:24AM in Benefits & tax credits
Around 25,000 people who get tax credits, child benefit or guardian's allowance paid into a Post Office card account need to take action urgently as HMRC will stop making payments into these accounts after 30 November.

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'Get tax credits or child benefit paid into a Post Office card account? Set up an alternative account now or your payments will stop'

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  • stephlou
    stephlou Posts: 21 Forumite
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    My daughter has her Child Benefit paid into her Post Office Card Account and she  has not received any letters from HMRC about this
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