Council tax

Wednesday, March 28, 2018

Wednesday, March 28, 2018

'It punishes people who already recycle' - Deposit return scheme met with anger

Deposit return scheme anger: 'It punishes people who already recycle'

'It punishes people who already recycle' - Deposit return scheme met with anger

The plastic deposit return scheme, which is supposed to help people recycle, seems to have angered those who already do...

Thursday, January 11, 2018

Thursday, January 11, 2018

Williamson has said he wants to remain a voice of the party's members

Jeremy Corbyn ally Chris Williamson quits shadow cabinet after council tax comments

Corbyn ally Chris Williamson quits shadow cabinet after council tax comments

Chris Williamson suggested council tax should be doubled on better-off homes

Friday, February 10, 2017

Friday, February 10, 2017

'Council tax increases won't be enough to cover social care', says economist Vicky Pryce

Council tax hikes won't cover social care, says economist Vicky Pryce

Council tax hikes won't cover social care, says economist

Vicky Pryce spoke to Paul Ross about local authorities' plans for major council tax hikes

Thursday, January 19, 2017

Thursday, January 19, 2017

Political director of the TaxPayers' Alliance Dia Chakravarty and journalist Polly Toynbee argue over raising council tax in Surrey

Polly Toynbee in furious row with TaxPayers' Alliance director Dia Chakravarty over Surrey council tax hike

Dia Chakravarty and Polly Toynbee argue over raising council tax in Surrey

Political Director of the TaxPayers' Alliance Dia Chakravarty and journalist Polly Toynbee severely clashed when discussing the raising of council tax

Wednesday, December 14, 2016

Wednesday, December 14, 2016

'Raising council tax to fund social care is an inadequate response, social care needs to be brought into the NHS', says MP Andy Burnham

Theresa May's PMQs hammering on social care is just deserts for dishonest Government, says Andy Burnham

'Raising council tax to fund social care is an inadequate response'

The Government are set to allow local authorities to increase council tax to fund social care, but Andy Burnham does not think this is enough

Monday, December 12, 2016

Monday, December 12, 2016

'The government needs to lead the way on improving social care and we need a national conversation', MP Norman Lamb

The Government must lead a national conversation on social care, says MP Norman Lamb

The Government 'must lead a national conversation on social care'

Plans to allow local councils to increase council tax in order to fund social care are being considered by the Government