The benefit fraud as defined by Department for Work and Pensions (DWP) means that it amounts to a deliberate act of obtaining state benefit by someone who is not entitled to receive it. The offence stands constituted once the person does not report a certain change in his/her personal circumstances. Usually, benefit fraud includes continuous receiving of the benefits even after a person is employed or financially supported by a spouse or partner. The punishments for Benefit fraud include loss of benefits exceeding up to three years, reimbursement of overpaid benefits, prosecution or imprisonment.
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