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Bedroom tax For pensioners

bod - 04/03/2015

I could never understand why they didn't include pensioners changing address in the initial b ...

Overpayment Recovery Report

Clare Easson - 04/03/2015

Thanks Chris, I did see that report but we don't have the option to run this (and it never ha ...

Overpayment Recovery Report

Chris Dring - 04/03/2015

RBE681 (Overpayments Recovered) still pops up as a report if you search. I haven't tried ...

Is receipt of ESA enough for person to be vulnerable?

Chris Dring - 04/03/2015

What subsidy cell does it affect?

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Housing Benefit: withdrawing entitlement from young people - Commons Library Standard Note

18/02/2015

http://www.parliament.uk/briefing-papers/SN06473/h
ousing-benefit-withdrawing-entitlement-from-young-...

"Council tax debt problems overtake credit card debt"

18/02/2015

http://www.citizensadvice.org.uk/index/pressoffice
/press_index/press_20150216.htm 16 February 201...

Phase three and four LA sites announced

18/02/2015

https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/univers
al-credit-national-expansion Tranche three star...

Phase two roll out for UC; affected LA's

26/01/2015

The Government announced the Universal Credit (UC)
phase two local authority sites on Friday. UC wil...