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Benefit Cap and Non Dependent Deduction

aaj - 16/08/2018

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"Radical" CTR schemes

jrou - 16/08/2018

Just to add, we have it written in our scheme to accept the UC LCTR notice as a claim for CTR as ...

Would you recover?

mickbullock - 16/08/2018

I would recovery as they should have advised you. However, recovery is not mandatory and you ...

offer appeal rights or advise out of time

nick dearnley - 16/08/2018

You have a late revision request against a decison made sometime in 2016.  You cannot accept ...

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