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clawed back/rebate

Portuguese translation: descontados/abatimento

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18:46 Apr 20, 2005
English to Portuguese translations [Non-PRO]
Bus/Financial - Finance (general)
English term or phrase: clawed back/rebate
I'm stuck with this sentence (clawed back and rebate) and I would really appreciate your help.

letter/report from housing department about rent arrears

I am writing to inform you that the overpayments of housing benefit is being clawed back from your housing benefit rebate at £9.20 per week. Therefore, from now on you should start paying £9.20 per week.

Thank you.
Portuguese translation:descontados/abatimento
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