This consultation response sets out The Children's Society's concerns regarding the implementation of the limitation of child tax credits and the child element of Universal Credit to the first two children in a household. We make a series of recommendations that would ensure that the policy is implemented in the most progressive way possible, including through exceptions for the most vulnerable claimants. 

Month of publication 
November
Year of publication 
2016
Number of pages 
8
Author 
David Ayre
Category 
Policy and lobbying