Benefits for Students in Scotland Paperback
CPAG and the National Union of Students have joined forces to provide this definitive, up-to-date guide to financial support for students.
Written for student claimants and their advisers, this Handbook covers:* student support for further and higher education* how student income is treated for social security benefit, health benefit and tax credit purposes* entitlement to means-tested benefits and support for both full-time and part-time students* claiming tax credits while studying* financial support when taking time out from studying* welfare benefits and tax credits relevant to students* council tax* tax matters that affect students.
This edition has been fully revised and updated, and looks at the impact of welfare reform changes on students.Fully indexed and cross-referenced to law and regulation, this Handbook also contains useful summary tables and step-by-step guides to assist with calculating benefit entitlement in the light of student income.
- Format: Paperback
- Pages: 356 pages
- Publisher: CPAG
- Publication Date: 01/09/2017
- Category: Social security & welfare law
- ISBN: 9781910715277