Tax Credits

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Working Tax Credit

Basic element£1,960£1,960£1,995 plus £1,000 COVID element£2,005 plus £500 COVID element£2.070
Couple and lone parent element£2,010£2,010£2,045£2,060£2,125
30 hour element£810£810£825£830£860
Disabled worker element£3,090£3,165£3,220£3,240£3,345
Severe disability element£1,330£1,365£1,390£1,400£1,445

Childcare Element of Tax Credit

Maximum eligible cost for one child£175 per week£175 per week£175 per week£175 per week
Maximum eligible cost for two or more children£300 per week£300 per week£300 per week£300 per week
Percentage of eligible costs covered70%70%70%70%

Child Tax Credits Rates

Child Tax Credit Family£545£545£545£545£545
Child element£2,780£2,780£2,830£2,845£2,935
Disabled child element£3,275£3,355£3,415£3,435£3,545
Severely disabled child element£4,600£4,715£4,800£4,825£1,430

Tax Credits Income Thresholds

First income threshold£6,420£6,420£6,530£6,565£6,770
First withdrawal rate (per cent)41%41%41%41%41%
First threshold for those entitled to Child Tax Credit only£16,105£16,105£16,385£16,385£17,005
Income rise disregard£2,500£2,500£2,500£2,500£2,500
Income fall disregard£2,500£2,500£2,500£2,500£2,500

Child Benefits Rates (Weekly)

Eldest Only Child£20.70£20.70£21.05£21.15£21.80
Other Children£13.70£13.70£13.95£14.00£14.45

Guardian’s Allowance Rates (Weekly)

Guardian's Allowance£17.20£17.60£17.90£18.00£18.55

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