assessment period

  • January 11, 2019

    The way the Department for Work and Pensions has been assessing income from employment through its  Universal Credit work assessment periods has been found unlawful.

  • August 7, 2018

    Child Poverty Action Group says working people claiming universal credit are losing the effects of ‘work allowances’ simply because of the dates on which their paydays and universal credit 'assessment periods' happen to fall.