Our AGM and Open Meeting is being held this year on Wednesday the 21st of November, 10.30 for 11.00am, at THE SWEDENBORG HALL (Tube HOLBORN), 20-21 Bloomsbury Way, London WC1A 2TH This year we will be hosting the author, psychologist and champion of mothers, Naomi Stadlen. She will be giving a fascinating talk entitled, “What […]
The Institute of Chartered Accountants have drawn up a detailed document arguing that the proposed changes to withdraw Child Benefit on a sliding scale from families with one income over £50,000 are unworkable. Please click here for the full document.
This Friday the18th May, 9.00am to 5.30pm, there is a conference being held entitled, “Social Consequences of Poor Infant Attachment…Two is Too Late”. There are several eminent speakers, including Ian Duncan Smith, Baroness Susan Greenfield, and Camilla Batmanghelijd. Please see the link below for more details. http://www.eventelephant.com/ee/images/event/11786/file/PrinterFriendlyVersion2012.pdf
It’s always nice to know that the website is being looked at, and this important correction came in from someone who read the latest post on the MAHM Blog, ‘Increase in Personal Tax Allowance hits single income families’. “Just read the blog! Doesn’t change the sentiment, but I think it could be misleading to say […]
The Coalition government’s big gift to ‘working’ families is an increase in the personal tax allowance from £7,475 to £9, 205, working out at an extra £3,460 per year for dual income families. This allowance is of course only given to working individuals, and families that have opted to sacrifice an income in effect lose […]
As Budget Day looms ever closer the muffled arguments behind Cabinet doors are being leaked out. Child Benefit is a particularly emotive subject, splitting opinions across the parties. But the fact is that for many single-income families, earning around the cut-off point for receiving Child Benefit, the potential loss of it in 2013 will be […]
MAHM would like to announce that the online version of the newsletter is now available to anyone who would like to view it, and not just paid up members. This decision was not taken lightly, as we would like to ensure that members receive exclusive benefits, but it was felt that the information in the […]