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Discounts if you are on a low income (Council Tax Reduction)

Non-dependant deduction rates

Council Tax - non-dependant deduction rates

 

2016/17
Weekly
£

In receipt of Pension Credit Nil
Under 25 in receipt of Income Support/Job Seekers Allowance (IB)/Employment Support Allowance (IR) (Assessment Phase) Nil
 Any age in Employment Support Allowance (IR) (Main phase) Nil
 Aged 25+ in receipt of Income Support/Job Seekers Allowance (IB)/Employment Support Allowance (IR) Nil
 Aged 18+ not in remunerative work £3.90
 Aged 18+ in remunerative work:  
Gross income up to £132.99 £3.90
Gross income £133.00 - £194.99 £3.90
Gross income £195.00 - £252.99 £7.75
Gross income £253.00 - £337.99 £7.75
Gross income £338.00 - £419.99 £9.85
Gross income £420.00 or more £11.80

Housing Benefit - non-dependant deduction rates

 

2016/17
Weekly
£

In receipt of Pension Credit Nil
Under 25 in receipt of Income Support/Job Seekers Allowance (IB)/Employment Support Allowance (IR) (Assessment Phase) Nil
Any age in Employment Support Allowance (IR) (Main phase) £14.65
Aged 25+ in receipt of Income Support/Job Seekers Allowance (IB)/Employment Support Allowance (IR) £14.65
Aged 18+ not in remunerative work £14.65
Aged 18+ in remunerative work:  
Gross income up to £132.99   £14.65
 Gross income £133.00 - £194.99  £33.65
Gross income £195.00 - £252.99  £46.20
 Gross income £253.00 - £337.99  £75.60
Gross income £338.00 - £419.99 £86.10
Gross income £420.00 or more £94.50

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