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Tag: council tax

Living in Devon Now Costs Twice as Much as Living in London

It may surprise many to learn that the highest cost of living in the UK is not in England’s capital, but in Devon. Council...

Green MSP calls on ministers to make urgent council tax reforms

Alison Johnstone, Green MSP for Lothian urged ministers to make reform of the council tax an urgent priority.   Ms Johnstone used Finance Questions at Holyrood...

Former Chancellor of the Exchequer blasts Edinburgh tram loan plans

By Kevin Duguid ALISTAIR Darling has branded Edinburgh City Council's plans to borrow £231m to extend the city’s tram route as “absolute madness”. The former Chancellor...

Grieving man could be evicted because late wife fiddled the council tax

A BEREAVED husband claims he could be kicked out of his home because his benefit-fiddling wife never included him on the council tax. Alan Fong,...

Council blunder plunges residents into the red

By Cara Sulieman A COUNCIL cock-up left many residents out of pocket when their tax payment was taken out of their bank account two days...

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