Reply To: assessment of fluctuating earned income during an award


Its not possible to give a definitive answer because much depends on the claimants own pattern of earnings

The issue was considered by Mr Commissioner Jacobs in CH/1780/2005 and he was emphatic that it will be a matter of judgement in any particular case.

The Secretary of State was represented in CH/1780/2005 and he cited a decision of Mr Commissioner Mesher CH/473/2003 which suggested that the matter could be decided on a week by week basis