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    • Seesaw Life
    • By Seesaw Life 14th Mar 17, 4:05 PM
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    Income Change?
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    • 14th Mar 17, 4:05 PM
    Income Change? 14th Mar 17 at 4:05 PM
    Hi All,

    Advice please. :-)

    I went bankrupt July last year with no IVA or restrictions order. I have an offer of temporary work which starts exactly two weeks before auto discharge. The chances are I won't see any money until after discharge though it is just possible the first payment will come through to my account before.

    Do I need to declare this if it does? Or if it doesn't? Am I right that I have 21 days to declare a change in income? That would put me well past auto discharge. Obviously, for the sake of two weeks (particularly as it is only a month of work) I don't want to have to find myself with an IVA, but *and I want to make this clear* I do want to do the right thing having gone through all of the guilt we all feel about finding ourselves where we are.

    Any thoughts welcome.
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    • luvchocolate
    • By luvchocolate 14th Mar 17, 5:33 PM
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    • 14th Mar 17, 5:33 PM
    hi...you are safe!! you have to notify of any changes within 21 days, so until you have been paid ..you have no change.
    Good luck
    • Seesaw Life
    • By Seesaw Life 14th Mar 17, 7:34 PM
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    • 14th Mar 17, 7:34 PM
    Thanks, that sounds like good news!
    • TheGardener
    • By TheGardener 17th Mar 17, 7:42 AM
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    • 17th Mar 17, 7:42 AM
    I agree with luvchocolate - you are obliged to the tell the OR within 21 days of actually receiving the new income, which in your case is after AD so no problem.
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