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My mother has left £60, 000 for my and my brother to put in

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My mother has left £60, 000 for my and my brother to put in trust for my younger brother who has Down's syndrome . My question is do we have to declare it to income support and the local authority as he lives in supported living ?
Submitted: 3 years ago.
Category: Law
Expert:  UKSolicitorJA replied 3 years ago.
Hello,

Yes, this money must be declared to the local authority and DWP.

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