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How many had the bedroom tax wrongly imposed?

/ June 29, 2015 at 8:38 PM 921 views

Just in case you live in cloud cuckoo land the DWP admitted they made a serious cock up by misdirecting local councils over the bedroom tax. Many thousands have had the bedroom tax wrongly imposed when they should have been exempt. But…

How to get rid of the bedroom tax overnight

/ June 29, 2015 at 8:35 PM 1,510 views

The bedroom tax according to the coalition is treating the social tenant the same as the private tenant for housing benefit purposes. So let’s do precisely that and abracadabra the bedroom tax is history! To explain: social landlords simply rent…

The bedroom tax – why to and how to appeal

/ June 29, 2015 at 8:34 PM 2,265 views

I believe every tenant should make a formal appeal against the bedroom tax decision and I also believe every tenant has just cause to appeal. If a tenant appeals they have SOME hope. If the tenant doesn’t they have NONE. Advocating…

Welfare reform – the tenants own October Revolution

/ June 29, 2015 at 8:34 PM 1,247 views

Forget the bedroom tax, the biggest impact of the welfare reforms on social housing has had very little discussion at all and this is direct payments of Housing Benefit to the social tenant. Direct payment due October 2013 is one of…

So much sh*te is talked about the bedroom tax

/ June 29, 2015 at 8:34 PM 1,474 views

In January the National Housing Federation released a report to say 57% of social tenants had not heard of the bedroom tax. Just 3 months on we appear to have 60 million UK experts on it after awareness has been…