HB taper, claimant contribution and two homes

Apologies – away from the office so not in a position to check my Findlay. Not a situation I’ve encountered previously…..

Claimant in low paid work – earnings result in, let us say, a £50 p/w contribution to rent. What happens if, as a result of domestic violence, she ends up in temporary accommodation and so becomes entitled to HB on two homes for a period? Double bubble taper/contribution to rent? Or is it just a case of the eligible rent/maximum HB increasing……

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