DWP: bedroom tax will not be changed

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Published by Max Salsbury for 24dash.com in Central Government and also in Universal Credit

There will be no changes made to the bedroom tax, the Department for Work and Pensions (DWP) has said. Last week the works and pensions secretary, Iain Duncan Smith, asked officials at the department to "look again" at the how the policy will affect disabled people. IDS was prompted into the move after the chief executives of seven charities wrote an open letter to himself and Chancellor George Osborne outlining their concerns about the impact the bedroom tax would have on disabled people and f...

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