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Maplin shutdown sale prices still HIGHER than rivals

Prst. V.Jeltz Silver badge

I mean, only in the sense your council tax is 'permission to live in your house'. There's a reason it's called 'rates', just as the predecessor to council tax was.

Yeah , I get what it is . Its the amount I find surprising. If my council tax was £50,000 I'd be struggling.

I guess presently our Council tax is subsided by these extortionate business rates , so as the high street inevitably shuts down , in no small part due to this , our council tax will have to go up , as every council in the country is always pleading poverty .

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