Press Release: Council Tax would have to rise by an average 10% next year to allow social care just to ‘stand still’

View the latest press release from Age UK, which urges Chancellor Rishi Sunak to support social care through central government spending, not council tax.

This latest press release from Age UK reveals that Council Tax would have to rise by an average 10% next year to allow social care just to ‘stand still’. As a result, Age UK is urging the Chancellor to give social care the funding it desperately needs in his Spending Review – but from central Government coffers, not Council Tax. You can read the full press release on the Age UK website here.

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