any payments you make to someone (other than a close relative) to look after the severely disabled person you normally care for while you're at work – up to half your net earnings can be ignored this way
any payments you make to someone (other than a close relative) to look after your child (or children) under 16 while you're at work – up to half your net earnings can be ignored this way
the first £20 of any income for renting out rooms in your own home
foster care allowance from a local authority
Clowance wrote: »
what about the new apprentices on £99 per week for full time? Many employers seem to be using them as cheap labour - do you really need an apprenticeship for a job that you could learn in a week?
minislim wrote: »
the government was going on about 17 to 25 year olds that are not in education or employment and how they could get them into work.
think they've missed a trick here.
why didnt they just make minimum wage one figure for all?
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