Please complete the online form by clicking on the blue start button.
We will work out your weekly earnings (after tax, National Insurance and allowable expenses) from your business and add this to any other income you and your partner receive.
If you have only just become self employed and you are unsure of your
likely earnings, please contact us for further advice.
Any personal information which you provide will be held and used by East Devon District Council for the purpose of processing your Housing Benefit and/or in the administration of Council Tax.
- Your information may be provided to a third party acting on our behalf in processing your Housing Benefit and/or Council Tax.
- Your information may also be shared within East Devon District Council for the purposes of carrying out our lawful functions. Otherwise your personal information will not be disclosed to anybody outside East Devon District Council without your permission, unless there is a lawful reason to do so, for example disclosure is necessary for crime prevention or detection purposes.
- Your information will be held securely and will not be retained for any longer than is necessary.
There are a number of rights available to you in relation to our use of your personal information, depending on the reason for processing. Further detail about our use of your personal information can be found in the relevant Privacy Notice which can be accessed at eastdevon.gov.uk/privacy.
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Totals for your business income and expenses.
Once we receive all the information we need, we aim to process your claim within 14 days. If further evidence is needed we will contact you with what we require.
You can now email your evidence to firstname.lastname@example.org. We can accept scanned images or photographs of your evidence.
The quicker you provide the information, the quicker we can process your application.
You have to apply online. There are no paper forms.
If you don't have a computer, there’s access to the web in lots of places.