How much you or your partner earn affects your payment. We need to know what you both earn so we can pay you the right amount.
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From 7 December 2020, the way you report is changing. Read more about the changes to the way you report your employment income.
Employment income affects your payment from us. To make sure we’re paying you the right amount, we need you to report you and your partner’s income.
When you get a payment from us, you need to know:
- what to report
- when to report
- how to report.
You can get reminders to report to make sure you report your income.
You must report your income to us to avoid getting a debt.
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We need to know the gross income you and your partner earn so we can pay you the right amount.
If you’re getting an income support payment, we’ll tell you when you need to report any other income you get.
Page last updated: 14 September 2020
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