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Council Tax

Council Tax is an important source of funding for your council. It helps us to support improvement in the quality of life for everyone living, working and learning in West Lothian.

Information on the council tax band of your house, the charge for your house, who gives your house its council tax band and how to appeal the band your house has been given.
Information on who is liable to pay council tax and how to appeal against being held liable.
Information on Council Tax billing, e-billing, ways you can pay and setting up or changing a direct debit.
Information on what happens if you don't pay your Council Tax, our approach if you have more than one debt due to the council and what to do if you are having difficulties paying.
Information on discounts, exemptions and reductions available to reduce your council tax charges and how to appeal a decision not to make an award.
What is a long term unoccupied property and how much council tax is charged.
Information on what is a second home, purpose built holiday home and job related property and how much Council Tax is charged.
Information on what is a house in multiple occupation and who is liable to pay the Council Tax.
Information on Council Tax for those who are members of the armed forces.
Register to access your Council Tax account online.
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