Chelmsford City Council

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Council Tax Reduction non-dependant deductions

If you have a non-dependant living with you, we will reduce the amount of Council Tax Reduction you receive. We will make a deduction depending on the non-dependant's weekly income.

You can find out what a non-dependant is.

We look at the non-dependant’s gross income, so before they have paid tax and National Insurance. 

Non-dependants earnings/incomeAmount working age benefit reduced by each weekAmount pensioner claim reduced by each week
Gross weekly earnings: £217.00 to £377.00£9.83£8.10
Non Dependant gets Jobseekers Allowance Income based/Income Related Employment & Support Allowance, Income Support or Universal Credit with no earnings£6.60Nil
Gross weekly income: less than £217.00£6.60£4.00
Gross weekly earnings: £377.00 to £469.00£12.38£10.20
Gross weekly earnings: less than £217.00£4.95£4.00
Gross weekly earnings: £469.00 and above£14.85£12.20
These figures are valid until 31 March 2021.

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Last updated: 04 August 2020

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