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Women hit over twice as hard as men by autumn statement, says Labour

New House of Commons research figures show that the changes to direct tax and pay in the Autumn Statement hit women more than twice as hard as men, according to Labour.…

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Below inflation rise in some tax credits

Below inflation rise in some tax credits

Only the disability and child element of tax credits are to rise in line with inflation next year, with other elements of working families tax credits rising below inflation, the Chancellor announced in today's autumn statement.…

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Campaigners warn of impact of tax credit freeze

Groups representing parents have warned that any cuts in working tax credits in tomorrow's autumn statement will increase child poverty.…

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Timetable laid out for Universal Credit

Timetable laid out for Universal Credit

The Government has set out its timetable for moving 12million benefits claimants onto the new Universal Credit by 2017.…

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From tax credit cuts to a new business

From tax credit cuts to a new business

Amanda Ashworth is a single parent who, facing tax credit cuts of £400 a month, decided to strike out on her own. Workingmums.co.uk spoke to her.…

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