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Some people could receive their benefits up to four days early this Easter - here's what you need to know.
Rise in personal tax allowance benefits higher ratepayers by £340 a year with basic rate band £70 better off and universal credit recipients better by just 50p per week.
Check to see you'll receive benefit and tax credits early over the festive season. We have the official payment dates for you here!
UK Government continue to defend the indefensible 'rape clause' and two-child tax credits policy, says SNP MP.
Tories accused of a “colossal failure of public policy”, as charity warns years of cuts have created "an austerity generation whose childhoods and life chances will be scarred".
Thinktank says unless design problem is addressed, government could face a £600m bill.
The proposal would see an extra £10 a week go to children from low-income Scottish families.
Chair of the Work and Pensions Committee, Frank Field MP, has criticised the DWP's decision to press ahead with the 'flawed' Universal Credit system.
Campaigners call for change to rules as people are denied tax credits for their own children after caring for young relatives.
Why aren't people entitled to benefits claiming them?
EIS President Nicola Fisher criticised unjust cuts to social security benefits affecting children and families.
South Lanarkshire Council says tenants in receipt of universal credit have accrued rent arrears totaling more than half a million pounds.
Labour calls on the UK Government to halt the roll-out of its flagship Universal Credit system.
Report calls on the government to halt the roll-out of Universal Credit until "the system works properly".
960,000 households still haven't renewed their tax credits and face having their payments stopped.
Opposition calls for parliamentary debate, saying women risk being criminalised if two-child limit is imposed in region.
Alison Thewliss says the Scottish Tory leader clearly doesn't care about how the policy is affecting rape survivors.
British Medical Association condemns 'shameful' tax credits 'rape clause'.
Government urged to introduce a 'real living wage' that reflects the rising cost of living.
Government urged to lift the freeze on working-age benefits and tax credits.
Tories accused of 'callously' ignoring the financial needs of many of UK's poorest families.
SNP accuse Scottish Tory leader of falsely claiming that rape victims do not need to “fill out a multiple page form”.