child benefit

IDS - no more child benefit for third child

Fri, 26/10/2012 - 14:04 -- nick

Department for work and pensions secretary Ian Duncan Smith will stop child benefit payments for larger families.

Despite using his speech at the Conservative party conference earlier this month to call for the party to stay compassionate, Duncan Smith has said that families with more than two children should not receive additional child benefit, risking an increase in child poverty.


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