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Report Benefit Fraud:
Nationally, the Benefits Service suffers from over £2 Billion of fraud per annum. This is for payments made by Central Government for such benefits as income support, Incapacity Benefit, Job Seeker's Allowance and those by local authorities for Housing Benefit. The benefits system is funded by various forms of taxation, paid by YOU.

Report the fraud online

https://secure.dwp.gov.uk/benefitfraud/
Alternatively you can call the Department for Work and Pension's FRAUD hotline on 0800 854 440. You need not give your name and all information will be dealt with in strict confidence.



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