What should I say to council about them not wishing to participate in IVA ?

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by charlotte756 » Tue Nov 28, 2017 10:10 pm
Hi - I've had my IVA approved which is great. However it includes my council tax which I was told wouldn't be a problem. However my council are now telling me they don't wish to participate in it. Is it not a legal requirement that they do so? What should I say to them?
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by luluj » Wed Nov 29, 2017 7:06 am
If they were included in your proposal as one of the creditors then they now have to comply and are part of the process - they had the opportunity to vote however the majority votes win and this was to support your iva application.

Your IP should now support you in this communication.
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by Foggy » Wed Nov 29, 2017 7:46 am
As Luluj says -- it is not up to the council -- they are in, whether they like it or not. Ask your IP to explain to them as they should not be contacting you regarding this.
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by jonathah » Wed Nov 29, 2017 8:30 pm
You may care to quote Kay v South Oxfordshire District Council to them as it is this case which essentially says council tax is in.

A good post on C Tax and debt generally here


but references to this case abound on the internet.

All the best.
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