“We have to admit that we’ve never looked closely at the breakdown of the Council Tax. “There is so much going on now in Saddleworth…View More Village Voice: “Residents’ wishes ignored”
A RISE of 75 pence has been approved by the Parish Council for Saddleworth householders’ extra contribution towards their annual Council Tax bill. The new…View More Saddleworth Parish Council agrees 75 pence precept rise and confirms local authority support grant boost
MAYOR of Greater Manchester Andy Burnham has announced his proposal to freeze the Mayoral General Precept for the financial year 2021/22. If accepted, the proposal will mean, when residents…View More Mayor Andy Burnham proposes freeze on council tax Mayoral precept
OLDHAM residents are being urged to respond to a consultation on some important changes to the town’s Council Tax Reduction (CTR) scheme. Oldham Council is…View More Residents encouraged to have say in consultation on council tax reduction scheme
FIGURES revealed under a Freedom of Information request show Saddleworth residents provide nearly a quarter of all Oldham Council’s Tax revenue. Almost £20 million is…View More Does Saddleworth receive value for money for its Council Tax payments?
TWO campaigning Saddleworth Parish Councillors have questioned if Saddleworth taxpayers are getting value for money from their council tax. Cllrs Jamie Curley and Neil Allsopp…View More Saddleworth provides nearly quarter of Oldham’s council tax – but it is value for money, ask councillors?
OLDHAM COUNCIL is giving residents a chance to win a share of £1,000. To be in with a chance of winning simply sign up to pay…View More Pay council tax by direct debit and you could win share of £1000
OLDHAM COUNCIL is warning residents to be on their guard after reports emerged of a series of new council tax scams. Residents have reported receiving…View More Residents warned about council tax refund scams
A FUNDING cut from Oldham Council and rising bills have led Saddleworth Parish Council to increase local householders’ rates for the first time in five…View More Saddleworth Parish precept to rise for first time in five years by 5.17%
OLDHAM COUNCIL has been accused of “pick pocketing” funds from Saddleworth as part of its cost-cutting measures. The claim was made by Saddleworth Parish Councillor…View More Oldham Council accused of “pick-pocketing” Saddleworth during cost-cutting