Benefit cap is a housing benefit cut. It hurts families with council tax benefit & other cuts. Together they are fatal.1
September 21, 2015 by socialaction2014
Benefit cap is a housing benefit cut. It hurts families with council tax benefit & other cuts.
Together they are fatal.
The benefit cap is a housing benefit caps that hurts families. It was
smuggled into public acceptance by the coalition government with the
misleading strap line ” It is not fair on hardworking families that the
unemployed should have a higher income than the employed”.
pick up the tab – and often they had lower incomes than those they
supported on welfare. This is about ending that injustice”.
real injustice is that benefits are being cut to the bone to enable tax
cuts for those who could afford to do much more to reduce the deficit.
They will now reduce the benefit cap from £26,000 to £23,000 which cuts the housing benefit ever deeper as rents rise.
It is vital to understand and broadcast how the so called benefit cap
works. I have posted a detailed explanation on the TAP website.
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