Making notes in QB20

Making notes in the Quick Benefits Calculator

It’s useful to be able to make notes about a case.  The Quick Benefits Calculator has a notes feature. To use QBC notes  go to Report on the Menu Bar. The Menu Bar is the horizontal list at the top of the screen that goes from File to Help. Choose Notes from the Report Menu; the Notes menu is the fourth menu down in QB20 (Quick Benefits version 20). A Windows style Notepad screen appears and you can enter the information you want to there. Notes can be used Continue reading


How to get last year’s QBC Program

To open last year’s program click on the  File Menu. You can see it at the top left of the screen (on the Menu Bar list). From the File sub-menu list you will see “Launch 2015/16 version of QBC”. Click on that and after a warning box you will leave this year’s program and go to last year’s program. It closes this year’s program down. Last year’s program should be used for Tax Credit Final Awards but is also useful for benefits and tax credit over-payments.  The previous year changes with each release of the Quick Benefits Calculator; so for QB20 it was QB19 but for the QB19 (2015-16) release the previous year  was QB18 (2014-15) etc.