Welfare Benefits and Tax Credits Handbook 2016/2017 (Online Subscription)

CPAG’s Handbook provides comprehensive, reliable information on all welfare benefits and tax credits.

The definitive guide to the social security system in the UK.

Price £61 per user for annual subscription

This service includes the full text of the Welfare Benefits and Tax Credits Handbook, searchable and linked internally so you can skip to the next piece of relevant information with one mouseclick. It is updated on a rolling basis throughout the year - an invaluable service that means your online Handbook will keep pace with social security reform and changes to the law.

CPAG’s Handbook provides comprehensive, reliable information on all welfare benefits and tax credits. It explains:

  • who can claim benefits and tax credits;
  • disability and incapacity benefits, and the work capability assessment for employment and supportant allowance;
  • how housing benefit is calculated;
  • jobseeker’s allowance and benefit sanctions;
  • the introduction of universal credit;
  • which benefits can be claimed if you are unemployed, a parent or carer, a student, retired or widowed, pregnant, entering the UK, or sick or disabled;
  • challenging decisions, backdating, overpayments, income and capital, and national insurance provisions.

Bulk discount of 10% is available for 10+ users within one organisation. For 25+ users contact Angela Wilson (onlineservices@cpag.org.uk).  Click here for the print edition.

Customers who bought this item also bought

The Costs of Education: a local study

Publication date: 2003 Format: Paperback, 30 pages Published by: Child Poverty Action Group

Debt Advice Handbook | 11th edition

Publication date: 2015 Edition: 11th edition Published by: Child Poverty Action Group

Coping with Complexity: child and adult poverty

Publication date: 2009 Format: Paperback, 99 pages Published by: Child Poverty Action Group