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#One Parent Family

# one-parent-family - Thursday 5 January, 2017

Varadkar says lone parents can earn more under measure that kicks in today

Changes have been made to the One-Parent Family Payment and the Jobseeker’s Transitional Payment.

# one-parent-family - Saturday 18 January, 2014

Shared parenting "penalised" as single parents receive 2014 tax credit certs

Tax credits for single parents are now only available to one parent regardless of custody arrangements.

# one-parent-family - Tuesday 15 October, 2013

One-parent families hit by Budget tax changes

The One-Parent Family Tax Credit was previously available to parents who shared custody of a child but now only one parent will receive the credit.

# one-parent-family - Monday 29 August, 2011

More than 8,500 anonymous tips-offs about welfare fraud so far this year Welfare Fraud This post contains a poll

More than 8,500 anonymous tips-offs about welfare fraud so far this year

Savings of nearly €345 million have been made so far this year as a result of more than 350,000 reviews of social welfare claims. The numbers of people making anonymous reports is on the increase.

# one-parent-family - Wednesday 30 March, 2011

One-parent family allowances to be cut next month

The state benefits paid to parents bringing up their children will be cut from April 27, recipients are told.