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  1. Questions and problems associated with Child Support Agency.

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    by dx100uk

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  2. Tax issues including self assesment/working tax credit and other Tax associated problems/questions.

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  3. Few forums on The CAG have invoked so much criticisms and emotions as ATOS.

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  1. Sticky Threads
  2. Sticky Thread Sticky: Stirling CAB publishes Plain English Guide to help sort out Benefits

    Stirling CAB publishes Plain English Guide...

    Started by stu007‎, 23rd November 2017 00:45
    benefits, cab, english, guide, help, out, plain, publishes, sort, stirling
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 1,586
    Skinnered
    23rd November 2017, 02:11 Go to last post
  3. Sticky Thread Sticky: Universal Credit national expansion – Tranche two

    Here is a list of all phase II Universal...

    Started by mikeymack2002‎, 15th February 2015 12:52
    3 Pages
    1 2 3
    • Replies: 52
    • Views: 34,720
    mikeymack2002
    25th October 2017, 01:01 Go to last post
  4. Sticky Thread Sticky: Child maintenance calculator **Correct As At Aug 2017**

    Child maintenance calculator READ...

    Started by stu007‎, 10th August 2017 02:43
    calculator, child, maintenance
    • Replies: 0
    • Views: 2,157
    stu007
    10th August 2017, 02:43 Go to last post
  5. Sticky Thread Sticky: Closed: Guide to taking in a Lodger

    Guide to taking in a Lodger What is a...

    Started by stu007‎, 25th March 2017 23:41
    • Replies: 0
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    stu007
    25th March 2017, 23:41 Go to last post
  6. Sticky Thread Sticky: Closed: Personal Independence Payment (PIP) Sources of Interest - Updated March 2017(2 Viewing) 

    Personal Independence Payment (PIP) Document...

    Started by stu007‎, 24th October 2013 23:27
    • Replies: 10
    • Views: 24,368
    stu007
    25th March 2017, 23:13 Go to last post
  7. Sticky Thread Sticky: Closed: See what's going to happen with befefits from 2017

    Over the next few years there are going to...

    Started by mikeymack2002‎, 19th December 2016 22:12
    2017, befefits, from, going, happen, see, what, with
    • Replies: 2
    • Views: 6,314
    antone
    19th December 2016, 23:50 Go to last post
  8. Sticky Thread Sticky: Closed: Mandatory Reconsideration, Appealing or going to a Tribunal? Some useful information

    Note - ignore the (E). This just means that...

    Started by honeybee13‎, 15th March 2010 16:11
    • Replies: 5
    • Views: 94,211
    Conniff
    6th September 2016, 10:00 Go to last post
  9. Sticky Thread Sticky: Closed: Bedroom Tax - Sources of Interest **Correct as at Oct 2015**

    Valuation Office Agency – Rent Officers...

    Started by stu007‎, 13th June 2013 02:03
    bedroom, interest, sources, tax
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 15,991
    citizenB
    27th January 2016, 11:22 Go to last post
  10. Sticky Thread Sticky: DLA/Pip 12 point diary

    Whilst helping a friend to find a good...

    Started by mikeymack2002‎, 15th December 2015 22:31
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 11,765
    citizenB
    15th December 2015, 22:41 Go to last post
  11. Sticky Thread Sticky: Information to provide when asking benefit questions

    Hi, and welcome to the CAG Benefit Forum....

    Started by antone‎, 30th September 2015 03:09
    asking, benefit, information, provide, questions, when
    • Replies: 4
    • Views: 11,358
    antone
    1st October 2015, 00:45 Go to last post
  12. Sticky Thread Sticky: DLA to PIPS the time frames and areas affected 2015

    Do you want to know when your area is...

    Started by mikeymack2002‎, 5th May 2015 12:36
    2015, affected, and, areas, dla, frames, pips, the, time
    • Replies: 11
    • Views: 15,985
    citizenB
    2nd June 2015, 08:45 Go to last post
  13. Sticky Thread Sticky: How to… make an appeal against Bedroom Tax

    Bedroom Tax has been a hot topic of late,...

    Started by Michael Browne‎, 29th May 2015 15:39
    against, appeal, bedroom, how, make, tax, to…
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 15,359
    mikeymack2002
    30th May 2015, 12:16 Go to last post
  14. Sticky Thread Sticky: Want to know more about certain benefits?

    This thread is designed to assist you with...

    Started by mikeymack2002‎, 26th April 2015 14:09
    about, benefits, certain, know, more, want
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 12,165
    **Margaret**
    26th May 2015, 00:39 Go to last post
  15. Sticky Thread Sticky: Closed: Discretionary Housing Payment **Updated April 2015**

    Discretionary Housing Payment What is...

    Started by stu007‎, 13th June 2013 01:44
    discretionary, housing, payment
    • Replies: 3
    • Views: 17,947
    stu007
    24th April 2015, 00:45 Go to last post
  16. Sticky Thread Sticky: Esa3 (Current as at Jan 2015)

    I'm not sure if it's already been posted,...

    Started by CookieRocks‎, 19th January 2015 18:16
    • Replies: 0
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    CookieRocks
    19th January 2015, 18:16 Go to last post
  17. Sticky Thread Sticky: Closed: Employment and Support Allowance (ESA) Sources of Interest - Updated Oct 2015

    Employment and Support Allowance (ESA)...

    Started by stu007‎, 10th June 2014 23:38
    2014, allowance, and, correct, employment, esa, interest, june, sources, support
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    stu007
    10th June 2014, 23:38 Go to last post
  18. Sticky Thread Sticky: Closed: This Forum - please read(1 Viewing) 

    This forum is intended for the purposes of...

    Started by ErikaPNP‎, 23rd May 2011 18:27
    • Replies: 2
    • Views: 16,063
    antone
    6th January 2014, 17:40 Go to last post
  19. Sticky Thread Sticky: Find your Nearest FOODBANK **Correct as at Aug 2016**

    This is a link to The Trussell Trust which...

    Started by stu007‎, 2nd October 2013 20:08
    find, foodbank, nearest, your
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 11,976
    RaeUK
    2nd October 2013, 20:22 Go to last post
  20. Sticky Thread Sticky: Closed: Universal Credit Change to Housing Benefit in October

    http://www.housing.org.uk/policy/welfare-refo...

    Started by citizenB‎, 24th September 2013 10:37
    benefit, change, credit, housing, october, universal
    • Replies: 5
    • Views: 10,992
    citizenB
    28th September 2013, 12:40 Go to last post
  21. Sticky Thread Sticky: Closed: New Benefit Cap (Updated December 2015)

    During the summer 2013 a limit will be...

    Started by Conniff‎, 11th September 2013 17:39
    2013, benefit, cap, new, summer
    • Replies: 0
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    Conniff
    11th September 2013, 17:39 Go to last post
  22. Sticky Thread Sticky: Closed: Housing Benefit Reviews, Appeals, Dispute Form and Guidance**Correct as at Oct 2015*

    Housing Benefit Reviews, Appeals,...

    Started by stu007‎, 13th June 2013 01:16
    and, appeals, benefit, dispute, form, guidance, housing, reviews
    • Replies: 0
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    stu007
    13th June 2013, 01:16 Go to last post
  23. Sticky Thread Sticky: Closed: Letter to send if you are being charged bank fees whilst on benefits

    This has been posted elsewhere on the...

    Started by MARTIN3030‎, 9th June 2012 14:48
    are, bank, being, benefits, charged, fees, letter, send, whilst, you
    • Replies: 7
    • Views: 18,972
    dx100uk
    19th May 2013, 11:42 Go to last post
  24. Sticky Thread Sticky: Useful Links/Information

    National Minimum Wage - BERR HM Revenue...

    Started by freakyleaky‎, 2nd January 2008 18:32
    2 Pages
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    • Replies: 20
    • Views: 46,996
    speedfreek
    15th September 2011, 14:50 Go to last post
  25. Sticky Thread Sticky: Closed: ESA50 Guide

    The site team have given permission for the...

    Started by leemack‎, 10th August 2011 21:22
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 25,689
    ErikaPNP
    10th August 2011, 22:37 Go to last post
  26. Sticky Thread Sticky: Closed: esa medicals

    Hi all, I recently had a medical for...

    Started by leemack‎, 14th December 2010 19:08
    • Replies: 11
    • Views: 36,456
    alfwithhair
    29th April 2011, 21:30 Go to last post
  27. Sticky Thread Sticky: Closed: Benefits and the Law

    Quite often, members ask on CAG what law is...

    Started by ErikaPNP‎, 16th March 2010 20:40
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 23,985
    ErikaPNP
    2nd April 2011, 21:13 Go to last post
  28. Sticky Thread Sticky: Closed: Your bank is taking your benefits in charges

    Bank charges and Acts of Parliament...

    Started by steven4064‎, 2nd January 2008 17:26
    2 Pages
    1 2
    • Replies: 34
    • Views: 62,243
    pawnbrokers
    27th October 2010, 14:12 Go to last post
  29. Sticky Thread Sticky: Closed: Benefits A - Z

    There is a full A-Z on benefits available in...

    Started by ErikaPNP‎, 5th September 2010 20:13
    • Replies: 0
    • Views: 26,838
    ErikaPNP
    5th September 2010, 20:13 Go to last post
  30. Forum Threads
  1. Bedroom Tax appeal(2 Viewing) 

    I have recently fallen into the trap of...

    Started by Shelley181146‎, 16th November 2017 02:30
    appeal, bedroom, tax
    • Replies: 12
    • Views: 1,263
    Bazooka Boo
    Today, 00:21 Go to last post
  2. Disability benefits: PIPs should be for 'really disabled'

    Disability benefits should go to "really...

    Started by aw248‎, 26th February 2017 22:54
    2 Pages
    1 2
    benefits, disability, disabled, for, pips, really, should
    • Replies: 22
    • Views: 6,633
    aw248
    19th January 2018, 23:26 Go to last post
  3. The work programme

    I know there is threads already about this...

    Started by louise2012‎, 25th January 2016 18:00
    4 Pages
    1 2 3 4
    programme, the, work
    • Replies: 76
    • Views: 12,607
    Bazooka Boo
    19th January 2018, 20:35 Go to last post
  4. Can you apply for PIP whilst waiting foe ESA decision(1 Viewing) 

    Is it ok to do this?

    Started by Kaily‎, 18th January 2018 07:51
    apply, can, decision, esa, foe, for, pip, waiting, whilst, you
    • Replies: 5
    • Views: 396
    Nystagmite
    19th January 2018, 07:54 Go to last post
  5. Income Based ESA & Private Pension

    My mum is claiming Income Based ESA, I am...

    Started by joeblogs‎, 3rd September 2012 20:58
    based, esa, income
    • Replies: 14
    • Views: 3,813
    honeybee13
    17th January 2018, 13:32 Go to last post
  6. esa decision.and fit note

    hi. i had my esa assessment last...

    Started by bcham‎, 17th January 2018 09:56
    and, decision, esa, fit, note
    • Replies: 2
    • Views: 368
    bcham
    17th January 2018, 11:28 Go to last post
  7. mortgage interest payments

    Just spoke to DWP about Mortgage interest...

    Started by shannara‎, 8th December 2017 09:36
    intrest, morgage, payments
    • Replies: 15
    • Views: 1,479
    Poppy007
    16th January 2018, 23:15 Go to last post
  8. universal credit few questions??

    Hello Just a few questions please if...

    Started by Qawallified‎, 6th January 2018 17:31
    credit, few, questions, universal
    • Replies: 7
    • Views: 732
    unclebulgaria67
    16th January 2018, 20:12 Go to last post
  9. Can things get any worse?

    Apparently they can a bit of bad news...

    Started by tommy456‎, 12th January 2018 22:22
    any, can, get, things, worse
    • Replies: 6
    • Views: 941
    tommy456
    16th January 2018, 14:29 Go to last post
  10. Jsa as a sleeping director of a ltd company that has no income

    Hi. Can I claim jsa? My partner works a few...

    Started by asdanemma‎, 14th January 2018 11:21
    • Replies: 4
    • Views: 627
    unclebulgaria67
    15th January 2018, 05:47 Go to last post
  11. Voluntary work and esa

    I'm in the support group of esa and claim...

    Started by Lostcrown‎, 11th January 2018 08:10
    • Replies: 2
    • Views: 579
    tommy456
    15th January 2018, 00:15 Go to last post
  12. Returning to work in ESA SG.....

    Good Morning CAGgers, My views on the...

    Started by Bazooka Boo‎, 11th January 2018 10:21
    esa, returning, work
    • Replies: 6
    • Views: 493
    Bazooka Boo
    11th January 2018, 19:18 Go to last post
  13. Working Tax credit

    Hi Was wondering if anyone could answer...

    Started by the tinkerman‎, 9th January 2018 21:31
    credit, tax, working
    • Replies: 2
    • Views: 524
    GamerNic
    10th January 2018, 22:29 Go to last post
  14. Carer's Allowance & Income Support and Volunteering

    hello folks I am on carer's allowance...

    Started by number 1‎, 22nd December 2017 15:06
    allowance, carer
    • Replies: 8
    • Views: 788
    number 1
    10th January 2018, 18:42 Go to last post
  15. Leaving Self Employment and Universal Credits

    Hi, I live with my husband, we are both...

    Started by cuteypaula1‎, 22nd December 2016 20:50
    2 Pages
    1 2
    about, and, confusion, cope, credit, credits, employment, explain, floor, how, income, leaving, mif, minimum, returning, self, universal, will, work, worried
    • Replies: 34
    • Views: 6,128
    honeybee13
    10th January 2018, 08:54 Go to last post
  16. DWP and court order on wages

    Hello In Nov 17 I received a letter from...

    Started by xyz1000‎, 9th January 2018 12:23
    and, court, dwp, order, wages
    • Replies: 6
    • Views: 765
    Bazooka Boo
    9th January 2018, 21:32 Go to last post
  17. A Having problems getting ESA85 Statement from recent WCA

    Sent my appeal off with some brief details...

    Started by tommy456‎, 5th March 2013 00:39
    20 Pages
    1 2 3 4 5 ... 20
    034588545, abolition, account, after, against, and, answer, appeal, appeals, asked, atos, been, being, call, center, chda, claim, claimants, cofirmation, complete, current, diaries, discriminate, dla, does, doom, duplicate, dwp, esa, esa50, ever, evidence, fast, few, for, from, gave, has, hasn, have, hmtcs, hold, home, ineptness, information, issue, jsa, know, legistlation, letter, lost, mandatory, maximus, med, mislaeding, new, next, notice, now, phone, pip, plan, points, possibilty, programe, questions, recent, recieved, reconsideration, record, regarding, regs, report, request, results, rules, say, scale, scored, sending, some, sor, stictched, stopped, template, that, the, them, they, thinking, time, tracked, transferring, tribunal, tribunals, tribuneral, virtual, visit, wca, why, work, wrag, written, zero
    • Replies: 387
    • Views: 94,629
    tommy456
    9th January 2018, 14:29 Go to last post
  18. DWP say I've been overpaid(1 Viewing) 

    Hi folks, I'm new to the forum so please...

    Started by Vixen7‎, 5th August 2017 19:46
    2 Pages
    1 2
    and, esa, occupational, pension, vixen7
    • Replies: 29
    • Views: 5,088
    Bazooka Boo
    8th January 2018, 21:12 Go to last post
  19. WTC overpayment(1 Viewing) 

    Hi I am now a pensioner and not very good...

    Started by 29lithy‎, 23rd December 2017 09:00
    overpayment, wtc
    • Replies: 6
    • Views: 1,068
    29lithy
    8th January 2018, 18:57 Go to last post
  20. BENEFITS and Inheritance

    Hello all my first post so be kind :) I...

    Started by Oaktree999‎, 8th January 2018 11:41
    and, benefits, inheritance
    • Replies: 4
    • Views: 491
    Oaktree999
    8th January 2018, 12:04 Go to last post
  21. Advice on Will and benefits

    My friend's mum has recently died and he has...

    Started by joeblogs‎, 6th January 2018 23:04
    advice, and, benefits, will
    • Replies: 11
    • Views: 703
    joeblogs
    8th January 2018, 10:24 Go to last post
  22. Dwp letter - we're reviewing your benefits and circumstances !

    Seems that these 'standardized' letters...

    Started by Ballboy‎, 5th January 2018 15:08
    and, benefits, circumstances, dwp, letter, reviewing, your
    • Replies: 4
    • Views: 762
    tomtom256
    5th January 2018, 22:57 Go to last post
  23. NI contributions-low income

    Hi all.I read that having a low income can...

    Started by Rosie8‎, 5th January 2018 13:22
    • Replies: 0
    • Views: 428
    Rosie8
    5th January 2018, 13:22 Go to last post
  24. Left job, but declined JSA and told to use money from last paycheck

    Hi guys I searched the forum but couldn't...

    Started by Aaron85‎, 2nd January 2018 21:49
    and, but, declined, from, job, jsa, last, left, money, paycheck, told, use
    • Replies: 5
    • Views: 806
    Aaron85
    5th January 2018, 13:03 Go to last post
  25. Copy of Current UC50 - thanks to the Disability News Service

    http://www.welfareweekly.com/revealed-univers...

    Started by speedfreek‎, 5th January 2018 10:13
    current, disability news service, uc50
    • Replies: 0
    • Views: 421
    speedfreek
    5th January 2018, 10:13 Go to last post


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