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JSA claimants - English language skills

English language training for JSA claimants with poor speaking and listening skills.

State Pension is changing

Outlines how state pension will change from 6 April 2016 and who will be affected.

Drink drive limit to be lowered before Christmas

Drink drive blood alcohol limit being lowered in Scotland, from 5 Dec.

Clare's Law domestic abuse disclosure scheme to be piloted in Scotland

A Scottish disclosure scheme for domestic abuse is being piloted in Scotland.

Right to buy social housing in Scotland abolished

Eligible tenants can exercise their right until 1 August 2016.

Tax return deadlines

Avoid a fine by completing your tax return online before 31 Jan 2015, as the deadline for paper returns has passed.

Tax - annual summary of what you have paid

HMRC tax summary showing how much tax and NIC you have paid and how it is spent.

Tax credits - recovery of old debts

Recovery of old tax credit overpayment debts by HM Revenue and Customs, from October 2014.

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