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    • tazwhoever
    • By tazwhoever 10th Sep 17, 11:09 AM
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    Permitted work 10th Sep 17 at 11:09 AM
    I know permitted work can be done on ESA but can this go against ESA and reassessment?

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    • IAmWales
    • By IAmWales 10th Sep 17, 11:20 AM
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    It will not go against you, but it will be taken into account. For instance, if you claim to have a bad back but you work in a job that requires lifting and carrying, that will raise questions. If you claim to be agoraphobic and never leave the house, but then take a job in retail again that may raise a doubt.

    If you're honest in your ESA50, that you are making steps towards getting better but you are still limited in what you can do, then it will not cause an issue.
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    • By pipkin71 10th Sep 17, 5:12 PM
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    It never went against my award when I was doing permitted work.
    There is something delicious about writing the first words of a story. You never quite know where they'll take you - Beatrix Potter
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