For a full evaluation make a formal claim asap. Usually Benefit / Support will only start from the Monday after the Council receive your form.
If "Yes" then please skip the income steps 7, 8 and 9.
The total Net Weekly Income figure is (automatically calculated) including Tax / Pension Credits p/w
How your benefit is worked out. If the Total Applicable Amount is higher than Net Weekly Income, Maximum Benefit is awarded.
But if Net Weekly Income is higher than the Total Applicable Amount , 65% of the "excess income" is deducted from Maximum HB to find the award.
For Council Tax Support a 20% of the "excess income" taper is deducted from the maximum award.NB Non-dependant deductions are also taken off at this stage.
Alternative Council Tax Support is often called Second Adult Rebate. It is based on the income of the non-dependants. The program calculates if you are better off with an award based on your circumstances or your non-dependants. Alternative Result is: Second adult rebate weekly CT Support.
To apply now for Housing Benefit or Council Tax Support just follow this link https://www.staffordbc.gov.uk/benefit-service-online-forms
And finally you can use the browser Print button to launch a print or change your figures to calculate again or the whole lot.
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