Nearly 4,000 homes will have council tax bills reduced by £150 thanks to scheme created by Newark and Sherwood District Council with government funds
Nearly 4,000 households will have their council tax bills reduced by £150 under a hardship scheme created by Newark and Sherwood District Council with government funds.
As part of the response to the covid-19 pandemic, local authorities, including the district council, have been provided with funding to give additional help to all households of working age who qualify for Council Tax Support.
Through the hardship scheme the council has in total made 3,861 awards, with £577,980 credited to council tax accounts.
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