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Study: Recent Immigrants to the UK Make Net Contribution to Public Finances

Immigrants to the UK since 2000 have made a "substantial" contribution to public finances, a report says.

The study by University College London said recent immigrants were less likely to claim benefits and live in social housing than people born in Britain.

The authors said rather than being a "drain", their contribution had been "remarkably strong".

The government said it was right to have strict rules in place to help protect the benefits system.

Source: BBC. Read full article. (link)

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  • Acosmist||

    People born in Britain including, of course, PREVIOUS immigrants. Fail.

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