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Child benefit deadline day looms, warn tax officials

5 October 2013 Last updated at 18:28 BST

The deadline is approaching for parents earning more than £50,000 a year who currently receive child benefit, to register with the tax authorities.

Officials say around 200,000 people have yet to make a registration following new rules introduced by the government to prevent higher earners from receiving child benefits.

Joe Lynam explains.

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