Child Benefit 2018/19 and 2017/18

Child Benefit is receivable by a person responsible for each child until they reach 16, or 19 if they stay in education or training.If the person (or their spouse or partner) has ‘adjusted net income’ above £50,000 the person with the highest income has to pay some of the Child Benefit as a tax charge.
Where adjusted net income is more than £60,000 a year, the tax charge equals the Child Benefit received.

2018/19

Rates – 2018/19 £ per week
Eldest/Only Child £20.70
Other Children £13.70

2017/18

Rates – 2017/18 £ per week
Eldest/Only Child £20.70
Other Children £13.70