BOC Calculations

Better Off in Work Calculations

JC Ready 4 Work delivers Better off In Work Calculations to all individuals that access our Skills and Employability programmes to ensure that you are better off in work, we will advise you on the following;

  • What benefits you could get
  • How to claim
  • How your benefits will be affected if you start work
  • And information on income-related benefits, tax credits, contribution-based benefits, Council Tax Reduction, Carer’s Allowance, Universal Credit and how your benefits will be affected if you start work


What you’ll need

You’ll need accurate information about your:

  • Savings
  • Income, including your partner’s (eg from payslips)
  • Existing benefits and pensions (including anyone living with you)
  • Outgoings (eg rent, mortgage, childcare payments)
  • Council tax bill banding

JC Ready 4 Work can only supply you with the information that will be clear estimation at the time of your Better off in Work calculation.