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Council tax

All about council tax, including current charges, how to pay and exemptions.

Your council tax bill
 

Your council tax bill

Council tax is payable on all homes, including houses, bungalows, flats and caravans, whether they are rented or owned.

Council tax charges
 

Council tax charges

Details of our council tax charges for 2014/15 and where the money goes.

How to pay your council tax bill
 

How to pay your council tax bill

There are several ways to pay your council tax bill, but the easiest and best way is by direct debit.

Tell us about a change in circumstance
 

Tell us about a change in circumstance

You need to let us know if your circumstances change.

Who has to pay council tax
 

Who has to pay council tax

Find out who has to pay council tax. Understand what we mean by joint and several liability.

Changes to council tax charges on second or some empty homes
 

Changes to council tax charges on second or some empty homes

The council tax we charge on second homes and some empty changed on 1 April 2013.

Council tax discounts
 

Council tax discounts

Find out if any of the council tax discounts apply to you.

Council tax exemptions
 

Council tax exemptions

If your property is unoccupied or occupied by certain types of people, you may not have to pay council tax on it.

If your home has an annexe
 

If your home has an annexe

If you have an annexe to your home, you may be able to get a 50 per cent discount in its council tax.

Council tax premium on empty homes
 

Council tax premium on empty homes

If your property has been empty for more than two years, you will have to pay an additional 50% in council tax while it continues to be empty.

What happens if you don't pay your council tax
 

What happens if you don't pay your council tax

If you are having difficulty paying your bill, don't wait until you get a reminder, contact us straight away and we'll see what we can do for you.

View your council tax account online
 

View your council tax account online

You can view your council tax account online once you have registered for our citizen's account.

Valuation bands
 

Valuation bands

Your council tax bill shows the valuation band of your home. This band sets how much council tax you pay.

 

Contacts

Council tax - billing and collection
localtax@rushmoor.gov.uk
Tel: 01252 398912
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Council tax - recovery
localtax@rushmoor.gov.uk
Tel: 01252 398913
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