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HMRC internal manual

Child Benefit Technical Manual

Updates: Child Benefit Technical Manual

2016

published amendments

Claims, awards and rates: Advance claims and awards
Minor Formatting Change

published amendments

Claims, awards and rates: Duration of claims and awards
Formatting change
Claims, awards and rates: Effective date of change of rate
Formatting change
Claims, awards and rates: Date of entitlement under an award for the purposes of payability
Amendment made to wording.
Claims, awards and rates: Advance claims and awards
Amendments made to spacing making it easier to read.

published amendments

Misrepresentation and failure to disclose - General considerations: Deciding between misrepresentation and failure to disclose
Formatting change
Misrepresentation and failure to disclose - General considerations: Effect of criminal conviction
Formatting changes
Misrepresentation and failure to disclose - General considerations: Balance of probabilities
formatting maendments
Misrepresentation and failure to disclose - General considerations: Consideration of evidence
Formatting amendment
Overpayments and recoveries: Bringing interim payments into account
Formatting change
Overpayments and recoveries: Offsetting prior payments of Income Support or Jobseeker's Allowance against arrears of Child Benefit or Guardian's Allowance payable by virtue of a subsequent determination
Formatting updated
Third parties: Payment to one person on behalf of another
Formatting update
Third parties: Persons who may proceed with a claim made by a person who has died
Formatting change
Payments: Payments to persons under 18 years old
Formatting amendment
Payments: Interim payments
Amendments to formatting
Payments: Manner of making elections for weekly payment under Regulations 19 and 20
Formatting change
Payments: Circumstances where a person may elect to have Child Benefit paid weekly
Formatting amendment
Payments: Time of payment
Formatting changes
Payments: Payment by any other means
Formatting change

published amendments

Guardian's Allowance: Entitlement - Surviving parent in prison
Change to wording and format
Guardians Allowance: Entitlement - Frozen Rate for claimants living abroad
format changes and wording update
Failure to disclose: Disclosure
Wording amendment
Failure to disclose: Meaning of failure to disclose
Format change
Misrepresentation: Meaning of misrepresentation
Format change
Claims, awards and rates: Defective applications
Format change
Guardians Allowance: Entitlement - Manner of payments and overpayments
Format change
Guardian's Allowance: Entitlement - Whereabouts of surviving parent
Format change
Guardian's Allowance: Entitlement - Prescribed manner of making an election under section 77(9) of the Act or section 77(9) of the NI Act
Format change
Format change
Guardian's Allowance: Entitlement - Residence
Format changes
Guardians Allowance: Entitlement - Rate of allowance and payment to the National or Northern Irish Insurance Fund
Format change
Guardians Allowance: Entitlement - Parent's marriage or civil partnership terminated by divorce or dissolved.
Format changes
Guardians Allowance: Entitlement - Illegitimate children
Format changes
Guardians Allowance: Entitlement - Adopted child or qualifying young person not in care of the local authority
Format changes
Guardian's Allowance: Claiming - Date of change of rate and duration of claim
Format change
Guardian's Allowance: Claiming - Date payment starts for claim
Format change
Guardian's Allowance: Claiming - Advance claims
Format change
Guardian's Allowance: Claiming - Defective claims
Format change
Guardian's Allowance: Claiming - Withdrawing claims
Format change
Guardian's Allowance: Claiming - Amending claims
Format change
Guardian's Allowance: Claiming - Time limits for claims and evidence
Format chanes
General and supplementary provisions: Polygamous marriages
Formatting change
Exclusions and priorities: Interpretation of facts existing in a week
Format change
Exclusions and priorities: Child or qualifying young person undergoing imprisonment or detention in legal custody
Format change
Exclusions and Priorities: The 8 week continuing entitlement under the Schedule 9 exclusion
Format change
Exclusions and Priorities: The schedule 9 exclusion from entitlement to Child Benefit when in detention or care
Format change
Exclusions and priorities: Definition/interpretation of a day and a week when a child is in detention, care etc
Format change
Responsibility for a child or qualifying young person: Incurring expenditure for a child
Format changes
Responsibility for a child or qualifying young person: Meaning of 'living with' the claimant
Format change
Period of the overpayment: End of the recoverable overpayment - misrepresentation and failure to disclose
Format change
Period of the overpayment: Start of the recoverable overpayment - failure to disclose
Format change
Period of the overpayment: Start of the recoverable overpayment - misrepresentation
Format change
Failure to disclose: Material fact already known by Her Majesty’s Revenue & Customs
Format change
Failure to disclose: Failure to comply with the legal duty to disclose other changes relating to entitlement to, or payment of, benefit
Format change
Failure to disclose: Failure to comply with the legal duty to disclose specified changes relating to payment of benefit
Format change
Failure to disclose: Failure to comply with the legal duty to disclose specified changes relating to entitlement
Format change
Misrepresentation: Incomplete statements
Formatting change
Misrepresentation: Allegation of disclosure
Spacing and formatting change
Failure to disclose: The legal duty to disclose (general)
Formatting change

published amendments

European Law: Article 59 of Regulation (EC) 987/2009 - Rules applicable where the applicable legislation and/or the competence to pay family benefits changes between Member States within a calendar month.
Amendment to title and short title

published amendments

Residence and Immigration: Residence - Right to reside on basis of child in UK education
Amendment made to replace "employed" with "a worker", removed 3rd bullet and added Note 4 in full.