Understanding Council Tax

Where your money goes


Harborough District Council is responsible for collecting Council Tax for itself and the following authorities and organisations:

The guide below explains how your Council Tax bill is calculated, alongside useful information on Council Tax support, discounts and exemptions:

Hdc council tax leaflet  

Council Tax Guide 2024-25

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Council Tax Calculations 2023/24

Council Tax is calculated in accordance with the Local Government Act, 1992. The calculations are detailed in the document below:

Council Tax             Band D  Example Calculation  

Draft Resolution Council Tax 2023/24 - Appendix A

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The Council produces two summary tables detailing charges for each area and the Council Tax bands, A to H. These tables are available to download below:

Council Tax Special Expenses  


Harborough District Council's Element of Council Tax 2023/24 - Appendix B

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Council Tax Charges   

Harborough District Council's Council Tax charges by parish 2023/24

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Further details for the parishes of Broughton Astley and Lutterworth :



Broughton Astley

Further details for Broughton Astley 2023/24

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Further details for Lutterworth 2021/22