Official Statistics

In Work Credit: lone parents moving into work up to June 2012

Statistics from the Department for Work and Pensions on financial incentives for lone parents moving into work.


November 2012

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In Work Credit (IWC) is a non-taxable weekly payment of £40 (£60 in London districts). It is paid for a maximum of 52 weeks to lone parents moving into paid employment of 16 hours per week or more, who have had a period of 12 months or more on out-of-work benefits.