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Who pays council tax?

Who pays council tax?

Council tax is a property-based charge with only one bill for each household. You could be liable to pay council tax for your home if you are one of the following:

  • resident/owner

  • resident/tenant

  • resident

  • owner (if the property is no ones sole or main residence)

People are jointly liable to pay if they are married, live together, joint owners or joint tenants.