In Pembrokeshire there may be an increase of 12.5 per cent – breaking the Welsh Government’s “informal” five per cent cap.
Posts Tagged: Council tax
The new Corbynite council tax plan is an attempt to overcome the fundamental unpopularity of higher taxes
Even the hard Left now admit that the claim that people are happy to pay more is hollow. Their answer? Harness the politics of envy and division.
Our local Labour councils already charge an arm and a leg, and I will never add to that burden. Sometimes the best powers are the ones you don’t use.
We are fighting against centralising power in Edinburgh. Glaswegians want more jobs and growth – and a cleaner, greener City.
This weakening of local accountability makes it all the more important for Conservatives to offer voters a clear alternative.
A less bureaucratic approach will ease hardship and bring more money in. But the Government also needs to ensure equal rules apply for all that are owed money.
We need a Council Tax cut for the young, financed by forced sales of municipal land to boost the number of new homes.
Well in excess of a million older people and disabled people are being denied the basic care they need to get on with their lives.
Just 0.6 per cent of London homes – and 0.8 per cent nationally – are vacant for more than six months. That’s down hugely in recent years.
There have been 800 new homes in Cherwell in the past year.
We are bring empty and derelict buildings back into use.
Tom Fitzpatrick: In North Norfolk, the Council Tax has been frozen by sticking to Conservative principles
England has only 68 beaches with Blue Flags – we are very proud to have six of them.
We are being prudent with our finances – and bold in delivering new homes and a Garden Town.
In Wyre Forest, we have achieved a freeze – for the fifth time in seven years.
Richard Grosvenor: Lower council tax in East Staffordshire is achieved by a culture of looking for savings
We have reduced the number of senior manager from twelve to just two.