Council Tax (Pensioners)

Treasury written question – answered on 30th March 2006.

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Photo of Paul Rowen Paul Rowen Shadow Minister, Transport

To ask the Chancellor of the Exchequer what criteria he used in making the decision not to include a rebate on council tax for pensioners in the Budget.

Photo of Dawn Primarolo Dawn Primarolo Paymaster General (HM Treasury)

Any decision on the future of additional payments to pensioners must be taken within the context of Sir Michael Lyons' ongoing review into local government funding due by the end of 2006 and the Government White Paper on Pensions due later this spring.

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