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SMI and Bedroom Tax

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27 Sep 13 #408585 by elistone
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Hi

Quick question.

My ex has a mortgage on her 4 bedroom home which she is receiving SMI to help pay for.

With "Bedroom Tax" she would be considered over housed, (there are 4 children 13 and 11 yr old boys, 7 and 3 year old girls).

Is she subject to bedroom tax given it is her home, or is this just rental properties.

Thanks

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27 Sep 13 #408588 by happy53
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Its just rented properties.

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27 Sep 13 #408589 by Gillian48
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It''s rented properties and only council rented properties not private rented.

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