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Child Benefit: Northern Ireland

Question for HM Treasury

UIN 5567, tabled on 3 July 2015

To ask Mr Chancellor of the Exchequer, how much has been spent on child benefit in Northern Ireland in each of the last five years.

Answered on

13 July 2015

The requested information is available in the publication ‘Disaggregated tax and NICs receipts: statistics table’ on the GOV.UK website:

gov.uk/government/statistics/disaggregation-of-hmrc-tax-receipts.

This publication provides finalised figures for each country in the UK of the total amount paid by HMRC for Child Benefit in all tax years from 2003-04 to 2013-14, and also includes provisional figures for 2014-15 which are subject to change.

The relevant Child Benefit figures can be found in last column of the publication.

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