Council tax discounts and exemptions
Details of all available reductions.
Categories of individuals, who are NOT counted in deciding the number of adults resident in the property for the purpose of determining if "single occupancy discount" (25%) shall apply.
The categories (classes) of properties, which are exempt from council tax.
Reduction scheme for households where the taxpayer or their partner is aged 65 or over.
The full council tax bill assumes that there are two or more adults (i.e. people aged 18 or over) living in a property.
The full council tax bill assumes that there are two adults residing in a dwelling. For council tax purposes certain people are not counted in the total number of adults. The discount may be 25% to 50%.
The government has abolished exemptions for empty and substantially unfurnished properties and replaced it with a discount from 1 April.