Universal Credit

The government's delayed welfare reform, universal credit

The Labour party has set up a "rescue party" to save the government's delayed welfare reform amid concerns over IT problems and its management.


The Goverments Universal credit software project is on amber/Red (Orange ?) alert for failure.


I was watching The Sunday Politics and there was a part about Universal Credits.


The government must give “swift assurance” that the introduction of the Universal Credit will not cause a rise in benefit fraud, MPs have said.


After recent controversies surrounding the PAYE real time information (RTI) initiative, HMRC officials have launched a charm offensive to emphasise how well the project’s pilot scheme is going.


The ministers responsible for universal credit (UC) and HMRC administration said this week they had no plans to implement centralised deductions through the real time information (RTI) system for P


A group of MPs has fanned the flames of controversy surrounding real time information (RTI) reporting for PAYE by calling for a delay until 2015 to give HMRC a chance to implement cent


Draft regulations setting out conditions and procedures for claimants of the proposed Universal Credit (UC) will impose new reporting requirements that put the self-employed at a disadvantage, tax


Universal Credit (UC)  will replace  Working and Child tax credits (and many other benefits ) from late 2013 onwards.