Council U-turn as it writes off poll tax debts totalling £8m

Authority scraps collections weeks after chasing cash

Tens of thousands of local people paid their taxes and would not want essential council services to suffer from this move


RESIDENTS have had £8 million of poll tax debts written off by a local authority after the Scottish Government promised to introduce new laws to scrap collections of the controversial charge. West Dunbartonshire Council was among several local...

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