Remaining politically neutral during General Election 2024


Under guidance from the Electoral Commission and Charity Commission, it's important that Scope remains politically neutral during General Elections.

While we understand that this period will see many passionate discussions and do not want to discourage open discussion, we cannot allow discussions which are purely intended to influence voting.

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ESA underpayment

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Silver925
Silver925 Community member Posts: 106 Courageous
Hi can anyone tell me I have had a letter from DWP and ESA3 form about underpayment due to me will this possible large sum of money affect my current ESA award or will it be OK thanks.

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  • CockneyRebel
    CockneyRebel Community member Posts: 5,209 Disability Gamechanger
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    If you receive a back payment due to the change from IB to ESA,  if it is over £5000 then it is disregarded for the duration of your claim
    Be all you can be, make  every day count. Namaste
  • Silver925
    Silver925 Community member Posts: 106 Courageous
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    OK thanks read somewhere DWP tried to cover it up and also use it as excuse to close peoples claims saying they had too much capital. 
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