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#One Parent Family

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

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

Jan 5th 2017, 4:54 PM 25,861 Views 61 Comments

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

Shared parenting "penalised" as single parents receive 2014 tax credit certs
# One Parent Family
# One Parent Family

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

Jan 18th 2014, 10:45 AM 19,500 Views 96 Comments

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

One-parent families hit by Budget tax changes
# Budget 2014
# Budget 2014

One-parent families hit by Budget tax changes

Oct 15th 2013, 9:40 PM 24,045 Views 136 Comments

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.

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

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

Aug 29th 2011, 3:01 PM 12,005 Views 86 Comments

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 allowances to be cut next month
# Social Welfare
# Social Welfare

One-parent family allowances to be cut next month

Mar 30th 2011, 9:04 PM 3,831 Views 0 Comments

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