Who can solve the council tax conundrum?

In the latest of The MJ’s series outlining a new vision for local government, drawing from the Lyons review, Jon Rowney considers the options for council tax reform.

Council tax sits at the heart of the debate about the funding of local public services and the balance between the citizen, local democracy and central Government.

Since its introduction in 1993, it has remained unreformed, and while the Lyons inquiry findings may be almost 20 years old, they remain as relevant as ever.

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