Monthly Archives: March 2014

More on self-employment and the bedroom tax – and a human rights issue?

I scribbled some notes yesterday about the suggestion that was made in the Lords, by Earl Attlee a government spokesman quoted below (a), that a room used for work by a tenant need not count as a bedroom for bedroom … Continue reading

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Self-employed can escape the bedroom tax?

“13 Mar 2014 Earl Attlee: My Lords, as I have indicated, we have put out advice to all social landlords on the need to seriously consider allowing their tenants to set up businesses. There is a misconception among social tenants … Continue reading

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