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income support

(in Britain, formerly) a social security payment for people on very low incomes
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As of March this year, approximately five million Australians were receiving income support payments, including 2.
Mr Abbott said the income support payments were given to tens of thousands of people, including war veterans' children.
The programme aims at cushioning the effects of rising costs of food and fuel and to provide a minimum income support package.
This World Bank report "synthesizes the findings of an intensive program of analysis, dialogue, and partnerships focused on the future of social protection and income support in Argentina" and was produced in collaboration primarily with Argentina's Ministry of Labor, Employment and Social Security and the Ministry of Social Development.
What the government has completely overlooked is that there is a group of Australians on income support that has to get by on even less than the pension; the unemployed.
She claimed income support, housing benefit and council tax benefit.
Some benefits do not count as income towards your entitlement to Income Support as a couple.
The third section comments on future research priorities for building a much better understanding of labour force and income support combinations and transitions for people engaged in informal care giving through the life-course.
She also admitted failing to make true and accurate representations of her savings and capital, obtaining income support by giving false statements and failing to notify the Department for Work and Pensions of her change in circumstances.
Two months later when he applied to Solihull Council for housing benefit and council tax benefit Amado-Taylor made the same false declaration and also said his only income was his income support payments.
The court heard that Roberts began claiming income support legitimately in 1994 but in 1998 he bought properties in Picton Road and did not declare he had income from them.
Toronto--Tina Olivieri, a mother who has joint custody of three children, lost her appeals of a decision to pay only half of basic needs component of income support for her three children under the Ontario Disability Support Program.