Dear Department for Work and Pensions,
According to the Universal Credit Regulations 2013 in Schedule 10 headed Capital to be disregarded Paragraph 10 refers to a Funeral plan Contract. What is the equivalent regulation relating to Jobseeker's Allowance so that a claimant entering into a Funeral plan Contract does not have the value of said contract regarded as potential notional income?
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