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heating allowance

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Margaretfinch Report 21 Nov 2012 15:24

Hi could someone tell me the rates for the
heating allowance thankyou.

♥†۩ Carol   Paine ۩†♥

♥†۩ Carol Paine ۩†♥ Report 21 Nov 2012 15:26

It varies according to age/circumstances


AnnCardiff Report 21 Nov 2012 15:29

over 80 years old £300
60 to 80 - £200


Margaretfinch Report 21 Nov 2012 18:32

Thank you if the husband is 81
and the wife in her 70's how much will they get


+++DetEcTive+++ Report 21 Nov 2012 18:34

The wife in their 70's would get £100, and her 81 year old spouse would get £150.

So in total, the couple living together would get £250