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Discounts, Exemptions and Disregards

The full council tax bill is worked out on the assumption that there are two adults over 18 years of age in a dwelling. If this is not the case then the following may apply:

  1. Single person discount, empty unfurnished properties, properties in need of (or undergoing) major structural repair work, disabled band reduction, annexes occupied by a relative or used as part of the main residence. Find out more about discounts
  2. Occupants may be disregarded for the purposes of council tax. Find out more about discounts and disregards
  3. Property may be exempt from council tax. Find out more about exemption classes

Care Leavers

From 1st April 2020, Kent County Council will fund the council tax payments for young people aged 18-21 years who have been in Kent Local Authority Care and are eligible for a Kent Care Leavers Service.