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council tax question 5 nights resident

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6y, 7m agoPosted 6 years, 7 months ago
Hi

I need to stay in a bedsit for 5 nights ie sun night to thurs night in surrey.I'll only be there for 2 monthes .
the other nights Ill be in my home where i already pay council tax in london
Do I need to pay council tax for the bedsit ? Its a converted flat above a garage?
Thanks
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6y, 7m agoPosted 6 years, 7 months ago
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#1
Probably because your house is still habitable.
banned#2
well does the bedsit come with a council tax bill, surely the people you are renting off will tell you if its payable
#3
the bedsit is above a garage which is part of the property they own
They are questioning themselves if I have to pay as I'm a temporary worker to the area and not permantly staying there ie only for 2 monthes and within that for 5 nights only .
Im aware and fine to pay for council tax in london but its the surrey place im question
#4
is it attached to their property?
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you are best off ringing the council to check the bill is being paid or not for that property. when i got the keys to my new place i still had a months contract on my old place. explained this to council and i only had to pay 1 lot of tax as was mainly living in 1 of them not equally living in both. if that makes sense.
#7
hi thanks for the replies - the garage is on their property not attached -
will ring both council offices today thanks
banned#8
best check with owners they dont mind you ringing council as they may not have proper planning for a bedsit above a garage that is to be rented as habitable accommodation.

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