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Recovery and Penalties - Council Tax

Receiving a Final Notice

How to set up a Special Payment Arrangement after receiving a Final Notice to pay your Council Tax bill.

If you have a Court Summons

What to do if you have received a court summons for non-payment of Council Tax.

Council tax and Housing Benefit Penalties

If receiving Council Tax support or Housing Benefits, failing to tell Basildon Council when your circumstances change can lead to a financial penalty.