SCOTTISH councils are sitting on millions of pounds set aside to help people struggling with the so-called bedroom tax, it has been claimed, despite the fact that they have only four weeks left to spend the money.
A Scottish academic has published analysis showing a dramatic rise in the number of people successfully appealing against decisions to stop their benefit payments.
COUNCIL tax in Scotland has been frozen for the seventh year in a row.
THE Court of Appeal has upheld the legality of benefits cuts that campaigners said were pushing people "to breaking point".
Council tax in Scotland has been frozen for the seventh year in a row.