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Tax Credits Manual

Tax Credits Manual: recent changes

Below are details of the amendments that were published on 2 April 2015 (see the update index for all updates).

Page Details of update
TCM0014000 Appeals stages
Whole chapter amended    
  TCM0044160 Changes - miscellaneous (G-Z): PY-1 or earlier changes (AG)
Amended guidance at Step 18.    
  TCM0044170 Changes - miscellaneous (G-Z): PY-2 or earlier changes manual calculation
Amended guidance at Step 5    
  TCM0132420 Miscellaneous (A to B): rates and thresholds (Info)
2015-16 rates and thresholds added    
  TCM0156020 Notes: Standardised Messages (A to D): Standardised Messages - A - Appeals and Mandatory Reconsiderations
Standardised messages AC13 and AS22 amended    
  TCM0164020 Notes: Standardised Messages (N): Standardised Messages - N - Change of circumstances (Physical)
New note added - ND14    
  TCM0166020 Notes - Standardised Messages (O): Standardised Messages - O - overpayments (codes from OA to OM)
Standardised message OE26 amended.    
  TCM0168020 Notes: Standardised Messages (P): Standardised Messages - P - Payments (codes from PA to PM)
Amended guidance. Ceased (or Reduced) Payments After a Change codes added. New notes PK01 to PK04 added.    
  TCM0210000 Payment: contents
New guidance added at TCM0219000    
  TCM0218020 Payment - hardship (secondary hardship): Secondary hardship - referral received by TCO MAPTH team
Steps 5 and 10 amended    
  TCM0219000 Loss of Benefit Sanctions
New chapter added    
  TCM0220040 Payment - manual payment: Calculate and schedule manual payments and BF maintenance - Manual Payments Team only
Amended Steps 1 and 2. New Steps 17 and 18    
  TCM0220070 Payment: manual payment - Manual payment referrals
Step 2 amended    
  TCM0268080 Renewals - Unfinalised multi-years: Unfinalised multi-years- Terminate and invite new claim
Amended guidance. 2nd Note added.    
  TCM0268160 Renewals - Unfinalised multi-years: Unfinalised multi-years - Not four-weekly paid - terminate and invite new claim
Amended guidance. Guidance note added.    
  TCM1000211 Appeals: How to refer or progress chase a case with the International team
Amended guidance. Steps 3, 4, 5 and 8 amended.