Phi Wire Hand Picked Politics - Live

  • Lewis Baston | One week to go: by-election analysis

    • source icon
    • 16:50
  • Tim Montgomerie | Are press cheerleaders for Cameron’s tax cuts being fiscal hypocrites?

    • source icon
    • 16:39
  • Glenda Jackson | Glenda Jackson on the Mansion Tax Proposals

    • source icon
    • 16:38
  • What the UK needs right now is the radical Tony Blair it had in thenineties

    • source icon
    • 16:38
  • Daniel Hannan | Nick Clegg has undone 50 years of Liberal recovery

    • source icon
    • 16:35
  • PoliticsHome | Only the latest five entries on the PhiWire are visible to non-subscribers

  • PoliticsHome | Only the latest five entries on the PhiWire are visible to non-subscribers

  • PoliticsHome | Only the latest five entries on the PhiWire are visible to non-subscribers

  • PoliticsHome | Only the latest five entries on the PhiWire are visible to non-subscribers

  • PoliticsHome | Only the latest five entries on the PhiWire are visible to non-subscribers

  • PoliticsHome | Only the latest five entries on the PhiWire are visible to non-subscribers

  • PoliticsHome | Only the latest five entries on the PhiWire are visible to non-subscribers

  • PoliticsHome | Only the latest five entries on the PhiWire are visible to non-subscribers

  • PoliticsHome | Only the latest five entries on the PhiWire are visible to non-subscribers

  • PoliticsHome | Only the latest five entries on the PhiWire are visible to non-subscribers

  • PoliticsHome | Only the latest five entries on the PhiWire are visible to non-subscribers

  • PoliticsHome | Only the latest five entries on the PhiWire are visible to non-subscribers

  • PoliticsHome | Only the latest five entries on the PhiWire are visible to non-subscribers

  • PoliticsHome | Only the latest five entries on the PhiWire are visible to non-subscribers

  • PoliticsHome | Only the latest five entries on the PhiWire are visible to non-subscribers

  • PoliticsHome | Only the latest five entries on the PhiWire are visible to non-subscribers

  • PoliticsHome | Only the latest five entries on the PhiWire are visible to non-subscribers

  • PoliticsHome | Only the latest five entries on the PhiWire are visible to non-subscribers

  • PoliticsHome | Only the latest five entries on the PhiWire are visible to non-subscribers

  • PoliticsHome | Only the latest five entries on the PhiWire are visible to non-subscribers

Story Tracker

Select Story:

Tax credit extension for under-25s

Tax credit extension for under-25s
Working tax credits will be available to single under-25s for the first time, the Government is expected to announce this week.

Welfare minister Lord Freud told the Sun on Sunday the reform, part of the Universal Credit roll-out, would give those in work “much needed extra help”.

However, another Universal Credit reform has been criticised by a new study, which has warned paying housing benefit directly to claimants rather than to landlords could lead to 1m falling into debt.

Green Box: Tax credit extension for under-25sClick to open

+ Expand all - Collapse all

Recommended External Links

Full access for £22 a month...

PoliticsHome PRO Find out more