Source: All England Reporter
Publisher Citation: [2011] All ER (D) 114 (Oct)
Court: Queen's Bench Division, Administrative Court (London)

Singh J (judgment delivered extempore)

Representation The claimant appeared in person.
  Jacqueline Lean and Galina Ward (instructed by Solicitors Office for HM Revenue and Customs) for the defendant.
Judgment Dates: 13 October 2011


Local government - Council tax - Rating - Rating list - Claimant owinging property in disrepair not inhabited since 2007 - Claimant appealing liability to pay council tax on property - Tribunal dismissing appeal - Claimant appealing - Whether claimant liable for council tax - Whether tribunal erring - Council Tax (Situation and valuation of dwelling) 1992

The Case

Local government Council tax. The Administrative Division held that the claimant's appeal on whether she was liable to pay council tax on an unoccupied property in a state of disrepair would be allowed and the matter remitted to the Valuation Tribunal for England.

Practice Areas

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