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I am calling for justice, not just for HMRC, but for a system that requires no accountability. HMRC and other gov support are working from narrow guidelines without thought or often, much intelligence, and make cuts that they never have to take responsibility for. I know people well who have suffered from these cuts, living in poverty with great stress. Complaints take months, even years, and tribunals find against the complainant without having all the papers even. You can complain only about handling, not the outcome, and senior staff and even independent officers won't find fault. I have fo
Hello, I signed off JSA over the phone three weeks ago. The operator submitted a WTC request on my behalf and I have already received my first payment. She said I would receive the claim form in three weeks. Three weeks have gone and nothing has arrived yet. I seem to remember that the claim must be submitted within 30 days of the start of the claim. Is it still true? In which case would I be in trouble or would it be enough for me to prove that I did not receive the form on time? Or maybe I'm worrying too much. Thanks
Sadly, when the Working Tax Credit ends for pensioners in April I will have to apply for Pension Guarantee Benefit. Is there anything I need to know about doing this? Will I have to wind up my business. Although it did create a very small income in the past has not made enough to pay me anything recently. I have had to reduce the hours I put in because of the increased care my mother needs. Obviously I told the WTC people about that and my WTC payment has been reduced pro rata. I think, by the time we get to April, it will be going in the direction of a hobby (same hours of work but I do