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Welcome! Here you can read about our view on benefits changes with the odd update about our tools and services.

England's Council Tax Reduction schemes 2021/22

June 08, 2021 – Wendy Alcock

Our 2021 research of the Council Tax Reduction/Support (CTR) landscape is released today. Created in conjunction with the New Policy Institute, read our latest report or watch back our latest webinar to find out how things have changed over the last few years and our analysis of where the sector may be heading.

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Budget update March 2021

March 04, 2021 – Wendy Alcock

In yesterday's Budget the Chancellor detailed the ways he hopes the country will recover from the coronavirus pandemic. In this blog we summarise the benefits changes he announced as part of the recovery process.

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We made ourselves a new website for our 20th Birthday

June 29, 2020 – Wendy Alcock

As entitledto reaches the grand age of 20 we're celebrating by launching ourselves a spick and span new website. In this blog we briefly reflect on the history of the site, looking back at how has changed over the last 20 years. Have a browse around and get in touch to let us know what you think.

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Budget update March 2020

March 12, 2020 – Wendy Alcock

With coronavirus continuing to lead the news this budget was a perfect opportunity for the Chancellor to deal with the raising number of queries about how it will affect those not able to work if they need to self-isolate. Read our summary of both the coronavirus and other benefit-based changes announced in this year's budget.

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How is the Move to Universal Credit ‘Who Knows Me’ pilot progressing?

March 09, 2020 – Wendy Alcock

At a DWP Universal Credit Stakeholder Update event we recently received an update on the progress of the managed migration Move to Universal Credit ‘Who Knows Me’ pilot. In this blog our Communications Manager, Wendy Alcock, provides a summary of topics covered in the meeting.

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