Official Statistics

Working Tax Credit: take-up of Childcare Element 2008 to 2009

This publication estimates the numbers of families entitled to, but not claiming the childcare element of Working Tax Credit (WTC) and uses this information to calculate a take-up rate.


Working Tax Credit: Take-up of Childcare Element 2008-09

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This information is drawn from administrative data, from HMRC’s Tax Credit and Child Benefit Study, and from other surveys such as the Family Resources Survey.

Published 1 April 2013