Tag: Tax

Coventry vs.  the Bedroom Tax
Trade Unions Workers

Coventry vs. the Bedroom Tax

It is estimated that this measure will affect 2,300 families in the region. Therefore, on the 11th April, hundreds of people will protest in the town hall to demand a no eviction policy. . On the 1st April the so-called ‘spare bedroom tax’ will be put into place, by which […]

Foster Parents in the UK: a snapshot
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Foster Parents in the UK: a snapshot

Fostering agencies are finding it more and more difficult to find suitable carers for children in need of temporary homes.   Children who are in foster care can range from being as young as new-borns to young adults and they come into the system for a variety of reasons, some […]

Irish against the Household Tax
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Irish against the Household Tax

The successful grassroots movement against payment of austerity taxes imposed by the Irish government is calling for a new demonstration to be held on July 18th. _ Over recent years, governments have curtailed the fundamental human rights that society spent many years winning, and although there is a great deal […]