§ Martin Linton
To ask the Chancellor of the Exchequer what estimate he has made of the percentage of families in the Battersea constituency who will benefit from the child tax credit from April. 
§ Dawn Primarolo
Nine out of 10 families with children will be eligible for the child tax credit, to be introduced in April 2003.
Estimates of the number of families with children in the Battersea constituency that will benefit from the child tax credit are not available; however, an estimated 700,000 families with children in London are expected to benefit from the child tax credit.