Our panellists battle it outby Kate Andrews, Ken Clarke / November 12, 2015 / Leave a comment
Published in December 2015 issue of Prospect Magazine
The Tax Credit system, where employees on low pay can reclaim some tax, was introduced by Gordon Brown in 1999. The government plans to phase it out by 2017, replacing it with Universal Credit. Those plans were halted in October by a House of Lords vote urging further study of the consequences.