Osborne Smirks at Thought of more Welfare Cuts.
As the Budget on the 16th of March gets nearer here are some things to think about.
In February we saw this:
Government freeze on tax credits and jobseekers’ allowance could cost families 12% of their benefits, says report.
A report by the Children’s Society, published on Tuesday, says families could lose up to 12% from the real value of their benefits over the next four years as a result of government plans to freeze child tax credits, working tax credits and jobseekers’ allowance from April.
Guardian. 23rd of February.
Note: this was introduced last year:
A freeze in working age benefits for four years (including tax credits and Local Housing Allowance, and excluding maternity pay and disability benefits – PIP, DLA and ESA Support Group).
These are some of the…
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