FOI request (FOIR-172018998)
Council tax and business rates arrears
Requested Mon 03 February 2020
Responded Wed 12 February 2020
I am writing to make an open government request for information to support a research project connected with council tax arrears.
The research project is a joint imitative between PayPlan (a free-to-client debt advice company) and the Institute of Money Advisers (the professional body for debt advice in England, Wales and Northern Ireland).
What are the fees charged by the local authority when seeking a liability order for council tax and business rates arrears? If there are different fees for different elements of this process please provide all of them. Please provide the amounts for:
The fees for Council Tax and Non-Domestic Rates for 2019/20 and 2020/21 are as follows: £5.00 for the Liability Order, £95.00 for the issue of a Summons £100.00 in total.
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