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Benefits System

1. See: Social Security.

2. A predominately British term for welfare programs.
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benefit system is at fault, it is far too open and far too generous.
"Sadly so many people have been put through the wringer of a benefit system which is failing the most vulnerable in our communities.
Without the support of the benefit system we would no longer be protecting the vulnerable, sick, elderly while preventing them from becoming homeless.
Taxes are responsible for at least a fifth of the total redistribution the tax and benefit system achieves, according to the research funded by the Economic and Social Research Council.
Its analysis found that, like benefits, the tax system has a progressive impact in redistributing wealth from the rich to those who are less well-off Taxes are responsible for at least a fifth of the total redistribution the tax and benefit system achieves, according to the research funded by the Economic and Social Research Council.
And here was Ms Rudd admitting what many other people have already said - that the new benefit system appears to be the cause.
Tenders are invited for Benefit aggregator benefits of the DPP benefit system
He and Labour colleague, Coun Martin Judd, proposed a motion asking for Work and Pensions Secretary, Amber Rudd, to visit Oldham as part of her review of the controversial benefit system.
He represented Vice Admiral Gaudencio Collado Jr, the Deputy Chief of Staff of the AFP who is also the Chairman of the AFP Educational Benefit System.
The man - who has asked not to be named to protect his and his wife's identity - said the gutwrenching decision left him feeling suicidal, but blamed the delays of switching over to the controversial new benefit system for pushing his family to the brink.
Since the new benefit system was rolled out in the borough in May, there are now more than 1,400 universal credit (UC) cases on roll, with a total value of PS819,575.
A Department for Work and Pensions spokesman said: "Universal Credit replaces an out of date, complex benefits system with cliff edges that de-incentivised work and often trapped people in Benefit system concerns Emma Revie, chief executive of the Trussell Trust unemployment.