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Council tax

Please be aware that we are working hard to keep the Council Tax service operating effectively in the face of unprecedented challenges. It is our priority to deal with all requests as quickly as possible whilst keeping our staff safe. We are experiencing very high volumes of applications for help and support and we will deal with these as quickly as possible. Please bear with us at this difficult time, thank you in advance for your patience.

Council tax support during the Coronavirus 

The money collected by Cornwall Council helps to fund the services provided by:

  • Cornwall Council
  • local Town and Parish Councils
  • Devon and Cornwall Police and Crime Commissioner

Most dwellings have a liability to pay Council Tax.

If you are having trouble paying your council tax, you need to let us know. 
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Find out if you're entitled to council tax support and how to apply.
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Information on council tax for landlords including reporting changes and getting the right bill. 
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Find out what council tax is, who is liable to pay it and how the money is spent.

View Council Tax Bands and Charges for 2021


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