Sunak doesn't accept the council tax system is broken

By Cllr Bill Revans | 16 February 2024

‘The Government must act now if local authorities are to survive the severe crisis and financial distress that they face.’

This is not a controversial opinion. In fact, it’s not even my opinion. These are the words of the cross-party Levelling Up, Housing and Communities Committee, quoted directly from their recent report ‘Financial distress in local authorities’.

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