Monday, 23 January 2017

Freud: bedroom tax loophole 'to be closed in March'

The Department for Work and Pensions will close the bedroom tax loophole in March, Lord David Freud has announced.

To continue reading this please register or sign in to your account below. Each month registered users receive free limited access to a number of stories. To receive unlimited access, please subscribe to one of our packages.


Register or sign in to continue

Sign In

If you are already registered sign in for unrestricted access to alll the content on the site.

Newsletter Sign-up

Related

Articles

  • Lord Freud announces his retirement

    1 December 2016

    Lord David Freud, the minister for welfare reform who has overseen the introduction of Universal Credit, has announced he will retire from his ministerial position at the end of December.

  • Arrears spike following bedroom tax

    22 July 2016

    The proportion of social housing tenants with rent arrears spiked following the introduction of the bedroom tax, new data reveals.

  • Lewis and Freud confirmed for Housing 2016

    10 May 2016

    Two key government ministers have been confirmed as speakers at Housing 2016, the Chartered Institute of Housing (CIH) conference and exhibition.

  • Supreme Court to hear bedroom tax appeal

    29 February 2016

    England’s most senior judges will consider a series of high-profile bedroom tax case this week.

  • Court rules bedroom tax is unlawful

    27 January 2016

    The bedroom tax unlawfully discriminates against domestic violence victims and disabled children, the Court of Appeal has ruled.

IH Subscription