Reply to post: Re: Child benefit... @AC

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Re: Child benefit... @AC

If your wife is not working then you should not stop the benefit. While your wide is paid child benefit she will also gain national insurance credits, if you opt out of the benefit she will loose these.

https://www.theguardian.com/money/2018/jul/28/beware-forgoing-child-benefit-could-cost-you-your-state-pension

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