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Society & Welfare

Council Tax Support: localism at half cock

03 Apr 2014, by in Society & Welfare

Why are the changes taking place this week to council tax support (née council tax benefit) across England so important? Introduced in 1993 as part of the Major government’s repair of local government taxation in the wake of the poll tax, CTB as it was known provided anyone receiving a means-tested income benefit – JSA,…

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