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Coronavirus: What's Changed - Extra £20 a week
Coronavirus - Extra £20 a week
From 6th April the Universal Credit Standard Allowance and the basic element of Working Tax Credit will increase by £20 a week or £1040 per annum for a 12 month period.

Universal Credit:

The new rates are:

 

2019/20

2020/21

Single under 25

£251.77

£342.72

Single 25 or over

£317.82

£409.89

Couple both under 25

£395.20

£488.59

Couple one or both 25 or over

£498.89

£594.04



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