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Benefit rates 2019/20

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Benefit rates used to calculate housing benefit in 2019/20.

Introduction to benefit rates 2019/20

Figures used to calculate applicable amounts, treatment of capital, disregards and deductions relevant to a claimant for the calculation of her/his entitlement to housing benefit in the year 2019/20. 

Applicable amount 2019/20

Applicable amounts for calculating housing benefit in 2019/20. 

Treatment of capital 2019/20

The capital that is taken into account in the calculation of housing benefit . 

Disregards 2019/20

How much income, earnings and capital are disregarded when calculating housing benefit in 2019/20. 

Deductions 2019/20

Non-dependant, meals and fuel charge deductions applicable when calculating housing benefit in 2019/20. 

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