Council tax increase warning

By Dan Peters | 05 October 2017

Local authorities in Wales will be forced to increase council tax by the maximum 5% next year, a senior councillor has warned.

Leader of the Welsh Local Government Association, Cllr Debbie Wilcox, said she could not see any alternative to a significant tax hike.

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