Sarah Clarke examines recent guidance and case law relating to the national insurance number (NINO) requirement for housing and council tax benefit (HB and CTB).
Martin Williams considers the tactics available to advisers to combat delays in the administration of benefits and tax credits.
Sarah Clarke gives details of some more positive caselaw from the European Court of Justice.
Edward Graham examines updates to the law and guidance.
Simon Osborne describes the rules providing for the transfer of incapacity benefits claimants onto employment and support allowance (ESA).
Alison Gillies describes the main findings and recommendations of the recent Citizens Advice report on the WCA, and looks at the DWP proposals for reform.
Mark Willis explains some recent changes to the tax credits rules and looks at possible future reform by the new Government.
"What have the Romans ever done for us?" asked the People’s Front of Judea in the Life of Brian’s ﬁctional recording of ungrateful subjects ignoring their rulers’ largesse.