High Cost/Bulk Council Tax Liability Orders Impossible to Defend?

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Dear Billing Authority

Complaints to Magistrates for Council Tax (CT) Liability Orders.

Going as far back as is reasonable (eg 5 years), up to the most recent data available, Please could you provide me with a table of information under the following headings:-

1. Date Of hearing
2. Number of CT Accounts Listed on a Complaint
3. Total Court fee paid
4. length of hearing - defended/undefended
5. Number of CT accounts Liability Order made against
6. Total costs awarded to Billing authority
7. Actual cost of preparing for and attending the hearing.
8. Number of Accounts in name of a Limited Company?

Yours faithfully,

Lady Fleming

Nicholas Welburn, Southwark Borough Council

Southwark Council - Information request

Our reference: 1029449

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Dear Lady Flemming,
Re: Your request for information: 1029449

Thank you for your request for information that was received on 5 February
2019 in which you requested:

Dear Billing Authority

Complaints to Magistrates for Council Tax (CT) Liability Orders.

Going as far back as is reasonable (eg 5 years), up to the most recent
data available, Please could you provide me with a table of information
under the following headings:-

1. Date Of hearing
2. Number of CT Accounts Listed on a Complaint 3. Total Court fee paid 4.
length of hearing - defended/undefended 5. Number of CT accounts Liability
Order made against 6. Total costs awarded to Billing authority 7. Actual
cost of preparing for and attending the hearing.
8. Number of Accounts in name of a Limited Company?

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Southwark Council - Information request

Our reference: 1029449

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Dear Lady Flemming,

Re: Your request for information: 1029449

Thank you for your request for information that was received on 5 February
2019 in which you requested:

Dear Billing Authority

Complaints to Magistrates for Council Tax (CT) Liability Orders.

Going as far back as is reasonable (eg 5 years), up to the most recent
data available, Please could you provide me with a table of information
under the following headings:-

1. Date Of hearing
2. Number of CT Accounts Listed on a Complaint 3. Total Court fee paid 4.
length of hearing - defended/undefended 5. Number of CT accounts Liability
Order made against 6. Total costs awarded to Billing authority 7. Actual
cost of preparing for and attending the hearing.
8. Number of Accounts in name of a Limited Company?

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details.

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at [1]www.ico.org.uk.

Yours faithfully

 

Crystal Norbert
Corporate Information Governance Officer
[email address]

 
 
 
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of Southwark Council and Southwark Council is not responsible for any
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