If your dept spend £500million on benefi assessments, how much does this save?

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Dear Department for Work and Pensions,

I heard yesterday the the DWP spend £500 million on benefit assessments but how much does this save the taxpayer on paying out benefits?

How many cases of fraud has this whittled out?

How much does it cost taxpayers/ your dept in court fees when so many claimants take their cases to appeal?

Yours faithfully,
T. Baddams

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