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Chancellor announces changes to child benefit proposals

Chancellor announces changes to child benefit proposals

The Chancellor announced in today's budget that he has tweaked proposals to child benefit cuts which will mean 750,000 households will not lose the benefit.…

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Women at 'tipping point'

Women at 'tipping point'

Women are at a "tipping point" and years of progress could be undermined if the Government pushes ahead with plans for a raft of cuts which affect women most, according to a report by the Fawcett Society.…

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Parents 'facing impossible choices'

Parents are facing impossible choices and discrimination in work, according to Working Families annual helpline report. …

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Employers not aware of Working Tax Credit changes

Employers not aware of Working Tax Credit changes

Two thirds of employers are unaware of changes to Working Tax Credit coming in in April and less than a fifth are confident they can accommodate increases in working hours for staff, according to a Working Families survey.…

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Clegg suggests rethink on child benefit changes

Clegg suggests rethink on child benefit changes

The Deputy Prime Minister Nick Clegg has stated that the Government is reviewing the way child benefit cuts are brought in.…

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