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The Senate Finance Committee will hold a hearing on Thursday on individual tax reform. Orrin Hatch, the committee's chairman and one of the six primary tax negotiators, said he expects to share the plan with other lawmakers after that and other hearings.

President Donald Trump urged lawmakers last week to push forward with tax legislation "ASAP," telling them not to wait until the end of September.

Tax reform is one of the key planks of the agenda he pitched as a candidate, and he has made two recent speeches touting the benefits of changes to the tax system without offering new details.

Trump has promised a plan to chop personal income taxes, slash corporate and pass-through company rates and have a one-time repatriation tax to encourage companies to bring back cash parked overseas.

Universal credit is being introduced geographically and in areas where the full (digital) service is available, it may no longer be possible to make a new claim for tax credits.

Existing tax credit claimants are expected to be moved across to universal credit between 20.

In order for an application to be backdated we must be satisfied that: You will need to show good cause for not claiming earlier.

We must be sure that a person of your age/experience would also have failed to apply. We must take account of all the facts of your case.

Some top GOP senators, including Hatch, have previously said they expect to have to use reconciliation.

If you have reached the qualifying age to claim State Pension Credit your entitlement can be backdated.

You will then have the right of appeal against our decision.