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    • Curly116
    • By Curly116 10th Feb 19, 11:09 PM
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    Are pension payments income?
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    • 10th Feb 19, 11:09 PM
    Are pension payments income? 10th Feb 19 at 11:09 PM
    Hi. I lost my husband almost 6 months ago. We have 3 small children. We receive a monthly pension allowance from his work. Does this payment count as income? For the purposes of tax credits to help with childcare costs for example?
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    • ballyblack
    • By ballyblack 11th Feb 19, 9:56 AM
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    • 11th Feb 19, 9:56 AM
    try the money boards
    https://forums.moneysavingexpert.com/forumdisplay.php?f=22
    • CEON44
    • By CEON44 11th Feb 19, 10:05 AM
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    The money you receive wont be coming directly from your husbands employers but through his pension providers and will count as income.
    I started out with nothing......And still have most of it left
    • Mistral001
    • By Mistral001 20th Feb 19, 10:22 AM
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    • 20th Feb 19, 10:22 AM
    Yes it does count as income.
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