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Social security benefits

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  • Personal independence payment (PIP)

    Type:
    Statutory rates

    Updated to include the proposed personal independence payment (PIP) rates for 2019/20.

  • Income support

    Type:
    Statutory rates

    Updated to include the proposed income support rates for 2019/2020.

  • Industrial injuries disablement benefit

    Type:
    Statutory rates

    Updated to include the proposed industrial injuries disablement benefit rates for 2019/20.

  • Jobseeker's allowance

    Type:
    Statutory rates

    Updated to include the proposed jobseeker's allowance rates for 2019/2020.

  • Employment and support allowance (ESA)

    Type:
    Statutory rates

    Updated to include the proposed Employment and Support Allowance rates for 2019/2020.

  • Working and child tax credit

    Type:
    Statutory rates

    Updated to include the new working and child tax credit rates in force from 6 April 2019.

  • Could universal basic income ever take off in the UK?

    Date:
    22 May 2018
    Type:
    Commentary and analysis

    Universal basic income has been described as everything between a utopian ideal and "dangerous nonsense", but with a trial due to take place soon with local authorities in Scotland, how likely is it that it could become a reality in the UK? Jo Faragher investigates.

  • Working tax credit (WTC)

    Type:
    Employment glossary

    Definition from the XpertHR glossary.

  • Child tax credit (CTC)

    Type:
    Employment glossary

    Definition from the XpertHR glossary.

  • ECJ decision on job-seekers' allowance

    Date:
    14 October 2005
    Type:
    Law reports

    On 15 September 2005, the European Court of Justice ("the ECJ") gave its decision in Office national de l'emploi v Ioannis Ioannidis (C-258/04).

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