We are receiving reports of an email HMRC/Council Tax scam. Please be aware and remember to remain vigilant especially online. Do not give any bank details via email or over the telephone to cold callers. If you are suspicious please report it by going to: gov.uk/report-suspicious-emails

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Support for residents impacted by the coronavirus pandemic

Have you fallen behind with your payments? If you cannot afford your payments and want to request that your instalments are rearranged to make them more manageable, please complete our online form.

COVID-19 Hardship Fund

As part of the Government’s response to the Covid-19 crisis, Councils have been given a Hardship Fund to pay each working age Council Tax Payer receiving Council Tax Support (CTS) up to £150. To find out more information about who is entitled, how the fund is paid and more please visit our Covid-19 Hardship Fund page

Coronavirus – COVID-19

We are looking to support residents who are experiencing financial difficulties. You should check your eligibility for Benefits by visiting gov.uk/benefitscheshireeast.gov.uk/benefits or contact the Council Tax team if you are unable to pay your bill.

The Cheshire East Emergency Assistance scheme is a safety net for people in crisis. This is a non-cash scheme, but we can help in other ways.

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