....Tax credits, which supplement income for people on low wages, had proved highly effective in reducing in-work poverty, the study found. Although cuts to tax credits and universal credit had proved controversial, Hick said cuts to a range of benefits, including housing and child benefit
, were also significant. ...
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Monday 22nd of May 2017 04:11:53 PM
....Nadine earns around £1,500 a month, but rent and council tax alone take up £1,057. Despite claiming housing benefit, tax credits and child benefit
, there is always a shortfall at the end of the month. ...
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Saturday 27th of May 2017 11:07:29 PM