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I had missed a council tax liability order , and today a bailiff
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We have recieved a letter from the Baliffs naming my son and
We have recieved a letter from the Baliffs naming my son and another at our address, saying they owe £776 for council tax, and that the baliffs would come round to obtain goods for the sum owed, to be… read more
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I have received a noice from a baliff saying that a debt of
I have received a noice from a baliff saying that a debt of £115.00 council tax has been bought by them. This council tax was supposed to be for a property I lived in 7 years ago. I have previously as… read more
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Last year I fell behind with the council tax due to almost
Last year I fell behind with the council tax due to almost half a years work being cancelled. They passed this endebtedness to a company called Equita.I came to an agreement with them to pay 150 pound… read more
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hi i have just had the baliffs call because i was late in
hi i have just had the baliffs call because i was late in paying 2 lots of non domestic rates we paid the outstanding amount back in Jan, but did not know that a summons had been issued on that day we… read more
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council tax libility order in the year 2009 unfortunatly i
council tax libility order in the year 2009 unfortunatly i become behind on my council tax , due to no work or little work, I claimed council tax benefit for a period of time, then i got a letter from… read more
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I have received a Hand delivered letter from a company called
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I recieved a Letter from a Baliff stating that he had been
I recieved a Letter from a Baliff stating that he had been round the House but no one was in & that he would be returning in 48 Hours to collect either the amount owed or Item/Vehicles to the amount o… read more
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Alice H
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moced back from northern ireland recently and found out the
moced back from northern ireland recently and found out the baliffs called at my old address in england chasing a poll tax amount from 6 years ago. I am on benefits and because i have now moved back t… read more
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Baliffs came in Nove 2009 to seize our car based on a Warrant
Baliffs came in Nove 2009 to seize our car based on a Warrant of Execution issued by Courts in November 2009 in relation to a parking ticket. We paid the Council the outstanding balance but the baliff… read more
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Hello I need some advice.Im a single mom and I had some debt
Hello I need some advice.Im a single mom and I had some debt problems that I have very much sorted through a refinance company last year.Last year I found myself owing Birmingham city council some arr… read more
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I recieved a letter yesterday saying i had 24 hours to contact
I recieved a letter yesterday saying i had 24 hours to contact the baliff in respect of £1570 owing for council tax (I am a full time nursing student, and have an excemption certificate from universit… read more
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Hi, I suffer with depression, A baliff has just turned up at
Hi, I suffer with depression, A baliff has just turned up at my door, sent from Hastings borough council over a parking tickect from 2008.. I have no recolection of having recieved a parking ticket on… read more
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I have been told that Bailiffs cannot enforce a null debt (a
I have been told that Bailiffs cannot enforce a null debt (a debt that has been paid to the creditor) just for his fees. Is this true… read more
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My son has been sent a baliff order for 3 parking tickets relating
My son has been sent a baliff order for 3 parking tickets relating to the borough council which he did not pay....these were over a year ago and no post was forwarded to him at his new address until n… read more
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One of my staff has come to me seeking advice, he owed 1000.00
One of my staff has come to me seeking advice, he owed £1000.00 for last years council tax, he has paid £400.00 in January, but now has had a letter from the baliff stating he now owes £800.09 (obviou… read more
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Crewe & Nantwich Borough council have issued a liability order
Crewe & Nantwich Borough council have issued a liability order in my absence, didn't even know I owed anything. They told me I owed it as I was living with a partner. I have documentary evidence that … read more
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hi.....council tax problem; didnt pay my council tax for a
hi.....council tax problem; didn't pay my council tax for a long time such that I forgot about it; baliff arrives one day; I have no idea of my rights and invite baliff in; I sign baliffs form( which … read more
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