Liaison: External Links - LAs - Text of Paragraph 8 of Statement of Arrangements
Exchange of information will take place:
- in writing - authorities can write to the Tax Credit Office for information about tax credits relevant to claims for Housing Benefit or Council Tax Reduction
- by telephone - authorities can request tax credit information by contacting the dedicated Tax Credit Helpline
- electronically - tax credits information will be shared through bulk data exchange; we will participate in weekly data matching with DWP and some authorities are involved in this data matching on a quarterly basis.