Personal Independence Payment (PIP) is a necessary benefit for the millions of disabled people in the UK who require a little extra assistance in their daily lives. Alongside a weekly cash sum, claimants will find they also get some relief from some of their financial commitments.
Can you get a council tax reduction on PIP?
PIP provides millions of disabled people with amounts ranging from £23.60 to £151.40 per week.
To claim the amount, they must first undergo an assessment from a health professional to work out the level of help they require.
The benefits are then subject to regular reviews, and will also allow people to claim a council tax reduction.
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These are the council tax band ranges in England:
Band A: Up to £40,000
Band B: More than £40,000 and up to £52,000
Band C: More than £52,000 and up to £68,000
Band D: More than £68,000 and up to £88,000
Band E: More than £88,000 and up to £120,000
Band F: More than £120,000 and up to £160,000
Band G: More than £160,000 and up to £320,000
Band H: More than £320,000