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Esa underpayment

loobsloobs Member Posts: 2 Listener
Hiya ive recieved a letter today about my esa claim from 2.12.11 to 09.10.15 which replaced my incapacity benefit. Ive filled in the form and sent it back but im just wondering if theres a way to work out if im due anything myself so they dont fiddle me out of anything lol. Thanks  

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  • poppy123456poppy123456 Member Posts: 22,218 Disability Gamechanger
    Hi,

    For that then you would need to contact an advice agency near you for face to face advice. Be eligible for Income Related top up will depend on your circumstances during that time and it's impossible to answer that on a forum because no one know your circumstances.
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  • Chloe_ScopeChloe_Scope Scope Posts: 10,652 Disability Gamechanger
    Hi @loobs, did you manage to sort this? :)
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  • loobsloobs Member Posts: 2 Listener
    Hiya ive filled out the form and sent it back now just waiting to hear back from them which i understand could be a while 🙂
  • Chloe_ScopeChloe_Scope Scope Posts: 10,652 Disability Gamechanger
    I'm glad you managed to get the form sent off. Please do let us know how you get on and I hope you are not waiting too long!
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