201 Ways to Save Money in Local Government

November 06, 2013 3:34 AM

Councils have received less money from central government since 2010. This has been necessary to help close the deficit. But local authorities shouldn't look to local taxpayers to plug the gaps in their finances by hiking Council Tax, a bill that has nearly doubled over the last decade. Council Tax hits those on low incomes and elderly people on fixed incomes the hardest.

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