There can be very few people in the country who are not aware of the changes being introduced to the benefits system over the coming months, explains Helen Hargreaves of the CIPP.
News bulletins over recent weeks have informed us all about the contents of the Welfare Reform Act 2012. We know about the introduction of Universal Credit which is replacing six benefits for those out of work or on a low income. We know that to make the Universal Credit system work HMRC has changed the way we report PAYE so employers now submit information in real time. But what most of us do not know is that...
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