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Benefit rates 2016/17

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Benefit rates used to calculate housing benefit in 2016/17.

Introduction to benefit rates 2016/17

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 2016/17. 

Applicable amount 2016/17

Applicable amounts for calculating housing benefit in 2016/17. 

Treatment of capital 2016/17

How capital is treated in the calculation of housing benefit in 2016/17. 

Disregards 2016/17

How much income, earnings and capital are disregarded when calculating housing benefit in 2016/17. 

Deductions 2016/17

Non-dependant, meals and fuel charge deductions applicable when calculating housing benefit in 2016/17. 

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