State Benefits from 2012
If you are on a low income, are disabled or a pensioner, there is other help available to you.
For further information and advice, please use the links shown below.
Or you may contact the Citizens Advice Bureau for independent advice: Citizens Advice Bureau, Crown Street, Brentwood, Essex CM14 4BA Tel. 01277 222888 email firstname.lastname@example.org
State Benefits Amounts from April 2012
Details of the amount of various state benefits available are shown below.
|Name of Benefit||Amount (£)|
|First child (couple)||20.30||20.30|
|Each subsequent child||13.40||13.40|
|Statutory Maternity/Paternity Pay|
|Standard rate of Long Term Incapacity Benefit (for existing claimants only)|
|Spouse or other adult dependent (where appropriate)||57.60||58.85|
|Short Term Incapacity Benefit (under pension age)|
|Single person (lower rate)||74.80||76.45|
|Single person (higher rate)||88.55||90.50|
|Spouse or other adult dependent (where appropriate)||44.85||45.85|
|Short Term Incapacity Benefit (over pension age)|
|Single person (lower rate)||95.15||97.25|
|Single person (higher rate)||99.15||101.35|
|Spouse or other adult dependent||55.45||56.65|
|Increase of Long Term Incapacity Benefit for age:|
|Disability Living Allowance|
|Industrial Injuries Benefit|
|Disablement Benefit (100 % assessment)||158.10||161.60|
|Reduced Earnings Allowance||63.24||64.64|
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