Council Tax

Councils sent 2.6 million debts to bailiffs and it should “concern us all”
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Councils sent 2.6 million debts to bailiffs and it should “concern us all”

The Money Advice Trust’s research found that 1.4 million council tax debts were passed on to debt collectors in England and Wales

Almost all local authorities plan to increase council tax, claims new study
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Almost all local authorities plan to increase council tax, claims new study

The Local Government Information Unit found that 97 per cent of councils plan to up bills by more than 2.5 per cent this year

Council tax support cuts leave people vulnerable to heavy-handed bailiffs
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Council tax support cuts leave people vulnerable to heavy-handed bailiffs

Around 1.3 million more people on low incomes are being charged council tax since a system shake up in England

Local authorities given strategy for fairer approach to council tax
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Local authorities given strategy for fairer approach to council tax

What happens when you miss a council tax bill?
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What happens when you miss a council tax bill?

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Council tax debt is an epidemic – but there is a way out
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Council tax debt is an epidemic – but there is a way out

Council Tax Scandal Part II: The Human Cost
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Council Tax Scandal Part II: The Human Cost

Council Tax: What is the alternative?
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Council Tax: What is the alternative?

The great British council tax scandal – a Big Issue investigation
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The great British council tax scandal – a Big Issue investigation

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