Paying for care: Cap pushed back to 2020

Paying for care: Cap pushed back to 2020The Government has announced that the introduction of the much publicised cap on the cost of care in old age is to be pushed back to 2020. It had been expected that the cap on the cost of long-term care, which was to be set at £72,000, would be introduced from April 2016. However, the Department of Health has now said it will be delayed until 2020, although many experts believe that with the costs associated with the policy being so high it is ...