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Child benefit debate rumbles on

The rumblings of discontent regarding the Government's plans to remove child benefit from some higher earners show no signs of abating. The Institute of Chartered Accountants for England and Wales (ICAEW) suggests that peopl...

Queen’s Speech: The family issues

With the UK recently slipping back into recession, families across the country turned their attentions to the Queen's Speech on Wednesday in a bid to find out how the Government intends to take the UK forward. So what were t...

Reduce VAT on fuel, says Labour

Many families are buckling amid soaring fuel prices, but Labour says this pressure could be eased if the government cut VAT on fuel. Unable to fill up their cars, or having to make serious sacrifices in order to do so, the increa...

APD: Families being ‘priced out of the skies’

Thinking of treating your family to a holiday abroad this year? If so, you might want to keep your fingers crossed that Chancellor George Osborne pays heed to protests over his decision to raise Air Passenger Duty (APD) by double the rat...

Child support cash to come straight from salary

Sadly as we all know, not all relationships are written in the stars. For all manner of reasons families break down and loyalties grow divided, making it hard for all parties to stay on the same page. But there is at least some f...