Will Universal Income increase be taken into account at IVA review?

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sarah620

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Post by sarah620 » Wed Oct 06, 2021 4:39 pm
I started in an IVA a year ago, it is up for review soon. Financially I now receive an extra disabled child on my universal credit, carers allowance and he gets DLA. Will these be included as income even though the disabled element and DLA are for him and I'm now working less hours due to his needs?

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Post by kallis3 » Wed Oct 06, 2021 5:05 pm
It will be counted as income but should be offset against the needs for your child as it is for him.
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Post by Foggy » Wed Oct 06, 2021 6:05 pm
As Kallis says, these sums should be offset by additional expenses.
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