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The effect of tax and welfare reforms

Our research looking at the effects of tax, welfare, social security and public spending.

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    Download the final report

    The final report from our research project looking at the effect of tax, welfare, social security and public spending.

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    See for yourself

    Use our interactive infographic to explore the effects of tax and welfare reforms on different groups.

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    Evidence review

    The evidence used in our report, including a literature review, recipient analysis and stakeholder interviews.

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    Press release

    One and a half million more children in poverty by 2022.

Tom's story

Tom was diagnosed with autism in 2015, but despite this he has struggled to receive Personal Independence Payments. He has three voluntary jobs but has found it difficult to get paid work, so has to rely on people to lend him money or take him to places.

Last updated: 06 Apr 2018