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  1. Thank you dx100uk. No I have never been asked for my husbands details on any of my forms because my disability benefit is not income related. (It is taxable but the amount I receive is always much less than my personal tax allowance so there is never any tax to pay.) I fill in a capability for work questionnaire which is directed to myself only, and that's it. Other benefits are income related such as council tax benefit but I don't claim those as I wouldn't qualify. Thank you for letting me know about your neighbour, it must have come as a shock to them.
  2. After speaking to the DWP I will come back here and let you know the outcome so that you can help others who find themselves in the same situation and I will leave a donation for your advice which is much appreciated. Many thanks.
  3. Thank you for your reply dx100uk. Yes I informed DWP immediately that we had moved. It is clear from the address name that the property includes holiday accommodation so they do know that. What change of circumstance? If you mean did I tell them I am running a business, no I didn't because I'm not. My husband has been self employed all his working life and his earnings have never had any bearing on my claim for ESA. His earnings are not taken into account for my disability claim. Please excuse me if I've not quite understood what you mean.
  4. Hello, thank you for your reply. Contribution based and this is my only income. I have a motability car as well.
  5. I need advice on this please. I am on ESA and in the support group as I am not able to work due to disability. I am approaching retirement age and I am ready for the bungalow but my husband wants to work. We live in a seaside place and 6 months ago we bought a house with holiday rental accommodation on the upper floors and I live on the ground floor with my husband which is absolutely separate. It seemed like the ideal thing to do because he is here most of the time and can help me whenever I need it. My husband runs the holiday rentals as a business an
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