DWP are set to re-impose benefit sanctions from July 1 despite the measure being branded as ‘heartless and cruel’. See the full story.
Over 146,000 firms have joined the new DWP jobs portal. For full details, see this article.
Read this article about the DWP who have lost a Universal Credit appeal case against 4 mums.
If you receive a P800 tax calculation form from the DWP, it may be worth checking it, they’re not always right. See the full story here.
Read this story about the DWP which is being urged to look again at the benefit cap and the social security system.
Read this article where calls are being made for the DWP to make payments to all elderly women who were underpaid as a result of their blunder.
Read this article about why the DWP reckons that Universal Credit taper does not harm claimants.
The Social Security Advisory Committee is demanding that the recent rise in Universal Credit also be paid to other benefit recipients. Read the full story here.
There are some instances of scams relating to Council Tax refunds purportedly coming from the DWP. Be very careful! See the full article here.
See this article about women missing out on thousands of pounds of state pension.