The Welsh Government's ministerial Task and Finish Group on Welfare Reform haWelsh Government logos commissioned a three-stage programme of research to assess the impact of the UK Government’s welfare reforms in Wales.

The Stage 1 report was published in February 2012. The main aim was to analyse the existing evidence on the cumulative impact of the tax and benefit changes on individuals and households in Wales.

The Stage 2 reports were published in February 2013. This stage was undertaken via a combination of internal and external work.

The Stage 3 research is currently underway.

You can read more about this research and download related reports and findings on the Welsh Government website.