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Hi, I have got Ilr and had one baby last month. My wife is on flr m and she can not apply for any benefits.
Can I still apply for tax credit or not?
Does ILR comes under immigration control or not?
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If you have ilr you can claim benefits you qualify for. Note it is likely universal credit now and not individual tax credits
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An ILR holder is not a person subject to immigration control under Section 115
“A person subject to immigration control” means a person who is not a national of an EEA State and who—
- (a) requires leave to enter or remain in the United Kingdom but does not have it;
- (b) has leave to enter or remain in the United Kingdom which is subject to a condition that he does not have recourse to public funds;
- (c) has leave to enter or remain in the United Kingdom given as a result of a maintenance undertaking; or
- (d)has leave to enter or remain in the United Kingdom only as a result of paragraph 17 of Schedule 4.
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