HC Deb 14 December 1994 vol 251 c673W
Mr. Dewar

To ask the Secretary of State for Social Security if he will estimate the effect on Government revenues in a full year of the real increase in non-dependent deductions from housing benefit.

Mr. Roger Evans

The estimated savings from the real increase in non-dependant deductions in housing benefit from April 1995 are £35 million in a full year.


The 1990–91–92 family expenditure surveys uprated to 1994–95 prices and benefit levels. Figures rounded to the nearest £5 million.

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