Housing Benefit cuts

One of the problems of working out what’s happening with the cuts is that there are so many overlapping changes that it’s difficult to be sure what the implications might be. Gareth Morgan has just posted a lengthy report (be warned – it’s a big file) identifying the combined effects of limits in Local Housing Allowances and the benefits cap for different rental areas throughout England, Scotland and Wales. In most places the cuts really bite for couples with three or more children.

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