No-one wants to be charged Council Tax where they’re not liable for the charge however it has come to the attention of LGFA92 that many tenants have been incorrectly charged. Where a tenant vacates a property before the end of a tenancy they usually expect that they will have to pay any Council Tax charge […]

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Are you currently or have you ever been a Council Tax payer in any of the London Local Authorities ? City of London , City of Westminster, Kensington and Chelsea, Hammersmith and Fulham, Wandsworth, Lambeth, Southwark, Tower Hamlets, Hackney, Islington, Camden, Brent, Ealing, Hounslow, Richmond, Kingston, Merton, Sutton, Croydon, Bromley, Lewisham, Greenwich, Bexley, Havering, Barking […]

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For those people who have a Council Tax charge to pay it is important that they make sure that they claim any Council Tax exemptions which they are entitled to. There are a number of Council Tax exemptions, currently twenty-one different ones (Class A and Class C exemptions no longer exist in England), which cover […]

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Council Tax liability for landlords can be a confusing issue however there are a few simple considerations which can ensure that the Council Tax liability has been correctly determined and you are not caught out with any large, backdated, Council Tax demand. What is Council Tax liability ? Liability is the term used to describe […]

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Landlords are subject to the standard Council Tax rules regarding liability and payment however there are occasionally some extra rules which can apply and for which landlords needs to be aware. Council Tax for tenanted properties Where a landlord rents out a property then the tenant of the property is usually liable for the Council […]

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Although day-to-day administration and decisions on Council Tax are made by your Local Authority their decisions are not always final. Many of the Local Authority’s decisions are able to be challenged. You do not always have to accept their decision and the Valuation Tribunal Service provide a route by which a formal Council Tax appeal […]

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