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1
Q

What are the main benefits for children

A
Child benefit
Child tax credits
Maternity allowance 
Statutory maternity pay
Statutory paternity pay
2
Q

Which benefits for children are taxable

A

Stat maternity pay

Stat paternity pay

3
Q

Which benefits for children are non taxable

A

Child benefit
Child tax credit
Maternity allowance

4
Q

Which benefit for children are means tested

A

Child tax credits

5
Q

Which benefits for children are based on NIc contributions

A

Maternity allowance
Stat mat pay
Stat paternity pay

6
Q

What are the main benefits for the unemployed

A

Income support
Jobseekers
Working tax credits

7
Q

Which benefits for the unemployed are taxable

A

Jobseeker’s Allowance

8
Q

Which benefits for the unemployed are non taxable

A

Income support

Working tax credits

9
Q

Which benefits for the unemployed are means tested

A

Income support
Jobseeker’s Allowance after first 6 months
Working tax credits

10
Q

What are the main benefits for sick and disabled

A
Statutory sick pay
Incapacity benefit
Employment and support
Carers allowance 
Attendance allowance
11
Q

Which benefits for sick and disabled are taxable

A

Ssp
Incapacity benefit after first 28 weeks
Contribution based esa
Carers allowance

12
Q

Which benefits for the sick and disabled are not taxable

A

First 28 weeks of incapacity benefit
Income related esa
Attendance allowance

13
Q

What benefits for sick and disabled are means tested

A

Income related ESA

Carers allowance

14
Q

What benefits for the sick and disabled are based on the NIc record

A

Ssp
Incapacity benefit
Contribution based esa

15
Q

What are the main benefits for pensioners

A

New/basic state pension

State pension credit

16
Q

Which benefits for pensioners are taxable

A

State pension

17
Q

Which benefits for pensioners are non taxable

A

State pension credit

18
Q

Which benefit for pensioners are means tested

A

State pension credit

19
Q

Which benefits for pensioners are contributions based

A

State pension

20
Q

What are the payments made for bereavement support

A

For people with children under 20 in FTE £3500 lump sum paid to spouse of someone who died plus up to 18 monthly payments of £350

Or £2500 lump sum followed by up to 18 monthly payments of £100