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Latest Forum Posts

One room or two?

peterdelamothe - 31/07/2015

I agree with Kay on this. I presume they all have sole tenancies in their own name and are NOT joint ...

Tempoary absence

Kay_Tade - 31/07/2015

No.

I think your thread heading is confusing, my head was in and around temp absence an ...

URGENT- child care vouchers vs amount of CCC reduction

Kay_Tade - 31/07/2015

[quote=Amanda JB]The Department is not aware of any Upper Tribunal case which has ruled on the tr ...

Tenancy in a care home

Chris Dring - 31/07/2015

The legislation defines care homes as residential accommodation and claimants living in resi ...

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Universal Credit (Waiting Days) (Amendment) Regulations 2015

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These regs, due to be introduced at the beginning
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The budget....impact on HB and CTS

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We expected to see a lot of changes in the Budget
and were not disappointed. A range of new “trans...

" Councils step up bankruptcy orders amid “unsustainable” tax debts"

03/07/2015

More local authorities are being forced to step
up bankruptcy actions against individuals, as coun...