03 July 2019 – Further powers to collect employment details Local Authorities are trailing powers to request employment details from HMRC where these details are needed in order to issue an Attachment of Earnings Order for council tax enforcement purposes 06 June 2019 – Voluntary Council Tax payments Kensington and Chelsea council are reportedly going […]

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The position of a property for council tax following death is often a problematic area and leads to many Council Tax disputes. For the purposes of Council Tax the issue of who should be charged can be contentious and, where there is no-one resident in the property, then the local authority will often try to […]

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Court of Appeal decision The Court of Appeal recently heard, on appeal from the Crown Court, an interesting case on the legal responsibility of a party to inform the council that they were liable for the council tax charge on a property. In this particular case it was alleged that the defendant had committed fraud […]

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