Housing Benefit

Tuesday 1 April 2014

SCOTTISH taxpayers have saved £42 million thanks to the introduction of the so-called Bedroom Tax, according to the UK government.

Monday 31 March 2014

Cutting housing benefit for people deemed to have spare bedrooms has saved Scottish taxpayers £42 million, according to the UK Government.

Saturday 29 March 2014

DEPUTY Prime Minister Nick Clegg is promising action "shortly" to lift the cap that prevents the effective wiping out of the so-called bedroom tax in Scotland.

Friday 28 March 2014

Housing associations and their tenants have been warned that unaffordable rents could hurt their tenants and damage their own finances, as two thirds of social landlords plan to raise rents ahead of inflation,