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15 September 2014

15/09/2014

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SFIS - Admin subsidy reductions

michaelh - 19/09/2014

I concur fully with LouP - seems to me HB and CTR fraud will just be brushed under the carpet...i ...

HB on 2 homes - period to allow

David - 19/09/2014

Andy

Thanks for stating the obvious - which I'd missed! Although in most cases, the ...

Tenure type - LA renting property and letting under 7day licence....

Chris Dring - 19/09/2014

It's LANHRA/STLA. My Homeless Section set up a dummy rent account into which we can pay the H ...

Minimum HB and DHP

Chris Dring - 19/09/2014

David - yes they have!

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