Universal credit coronavirus increase: how much the benefit is rising,and self-employed worker rules explained

Submitted by socpro on Tue, 06/02/2020 - 16:26
measures summary

The UK would raise its main state-paid benefit. The universal credit standard
allowance for the next 12 months would increase by 1,000 pounds a year,
with the working tax credit basic element rising by the same amount as well.
It is expected that the measures will benefit over 4 million of the most
vulnerable households.

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