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ESA income related top up
I am really in need of some help guys , after working since I was 16 I unfortunately took seriously ill in Oct 2015 causing my employer of 19 yrs to end my contract on grounds I’ll health and I left with nothing , I applied for benefits for the first time and was told I was entitled to esa CB and placed in support group which I have been in since 2015 but no one assessed me for esa IR and due to an accident my husband wasn’t working , we have 3 young kids ? After speaking with the bank workers charity they told me I should have received a esa IR top up back then so I filled out a form from the dwp and 12 wks later a reply states that I am entitled to IR esa at £109 a wk but they will only pay me esa CB at £109 instead as I paid enough tax so basically because I paid tax I am worse off can anyone advise me , I also was awarded pip in feb 2016 after 10 mths dwp wanted to reasses me and surprise surprise they removed my pip without notice but I fought it on my own even though they of course declined the MR I applied to take it to a tribunal where I waited 7 mths for a date ended up with mortgage arrears etc , went to the tribunal and won had it reinstated for 3 years and got my back dated amount within 3 weeks but they still haven’t corrected my esa also tax credit disability element is discrimination as because I was short on just 2 points on the mobility element I miss out on the extra £3000 a year which is discrimination, I took my ex employer to court for unfair dismissal and the judge ruled that I did not suffer any financial loss as I was entitled to claim various disability benefits lol 4 years on and I’m still for fighting for them , any help appreciated x