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Uprating 2018/19- National Insurance and (Scottish) Tax rates

arenton - 22/02/2018

Hello Becky,

No- no response- but I think I am correct with the NI details.

Ben CAP and retrospective changes

mickbullock - 22/02/2018

I've collated some info (in line with James post) private message me if you want me to send i ...

Is this a former non dep issue?

mickbullock - 22/02/2018

Hi Mark

as she was previously a non-dep of the landlord, and the landlord still lives a ...

Ben CAP and retrospective changes

Rattj002 - 22/02/2018

We also had this conversation at our authority following an influx of bencap retrospective change ...

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