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Charities call for council tax reform ahead of August debt D-Day

Photo by Negative Space from StockSnap Government changes could risk creating a debt D-Day of 23 August Over 1.3 million households nationally are likely to have built up council tax arrears because of coronavirus Carers and people who’ve been shielding are likely to be hit hardest Following legislation that came into effect on Wednesday 24 […] Citizens Advice Ipswich …


Time for the government to “stand by its promise” to renters

Photo by Suzy Hazelwood from StockSnap The government has just one month to act before measures protecting private renters from evictions proceedings expire. Robert Jenrick MP, the Secretary of State for Housing, Communities and Local Government previously said that ‘no renter who has lost income due to coronavirus will be forced out of their home’, […] Citizens Advice Ipswich …