Backdating dla claims
If you take someone with you to the assessment, their travel costs can also be paid back but only if they travel with you.Ask the receptionist at the assessment centre how to do this.Prior to 6 April 2012, the backdating period was 93 days.Changes of circumstances can be backdated up to 1 month.If someone provides unpaid support (“care”) for you for at least 35 hours per week they might be able to get carer’s allowance.
This section of the website provides information about when claims can be backdated as well as links to HMRC guidance about the backdating process.
They will then contact you to let you know if they agree with the original decision or they are changing it.
There is a transitional support scheme in place to help people who have to give back their vehicles.
Zabia claimed asylum as a refugee on 28th September 2008 and was granted refugee status on 10th April 2012.
She applies for tax credits on 29th May 2012 (more than one month after notification of her refugee status).Prior to 6 April 2012, the backdating period for changes of circumstances was 3 months.