Non- dependant deductions

Non-dependant deductions are increasing from April 2011for both Housing Benefit and Council Tax Benefit

Housing Benefit Now  April 2011
In receipt of Pension Credit Nil Nil
In receipt of main phase ESA(IR) £7.40 £9.40
Not in receipt of main phase ESA(IR) Nil Nil
Aged 25 or over and on IS/JSA(IB) or aged 18 or over and not working £7.40 £9.40
Working - aged 18 and over    
 - gross income less than £122.00 per week £7.40 £9.40
 - gross income between £122.00 and 179.99 per week £17.00 £21.55
 - gross income between £180.00 and £233.99 per week £23.35 £29.60
 - gross income between £234.00 and £309.99 per week £38.20 £48.45
 - gross income between £310.00 and £386.99 per week £43.50 £55.20
 - gross income more than £387 £47.75 £60.60
     
Council Tax Benefit    
In receipt of Pension Credit, IS, JSA(IB) or ESA(IR) Nil Nil
18 and over - not working £2.30 2.85
Working -  18 and over    
 - gross income less than £180 per week £2.30 £2.85
 - gross income between £180.00 and £309.99 per week £4.60 £5.70
 - gross income between £310.00 and £386.99 per week £5.80 £7.20
 - gross income more than £387 per week £6.95 £8.60