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PE01638: Local Housing Allowance (Bedroom tax 2)

People Communities

Petitioner: Sean Clerkin

Status:
Open

Closing Date for Online Petition: 14 March 2017

Calling on the Scottish Parliament to urge the Scottish Government to bring forward a debate on the issue of the bedroom tax, in particular the planned Local Housing Allowance cap ("bedroom tax 2").

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I have worked all my life and have paid more than enough taxes.They should be chasing up the wealthy tax dodgers instead of the more vulnerable people.

James Dryburgh

9:45 on 22 Feb 2017

start telling people you know and pass it on ,i found the petition by chance,

martin

23:31 on 21 Feb 2017

This is punishing the vulnerable people

Susan Goodwin

20:57 on 15 Feb 2017

I am being charged bedroom tax

Susan goodwin

20:55 on 15 Feb 2017

It is an iniquitous tax, unfairly discriminating against people with fewer means, and it takes little or no account of a house-holders needs, possessions, interests, family visits accommodation, or anything. That politicians, many of whom have more than one house, should promote this sort of thing is a total disgrace and outrage. Shame on them!

Arthur Jones

11:42 on 11 Feb 2017

This a punitive and vindictive and unnecessary tax that must be stopped.

donald anderson

21:35 on 08 Feb 2017

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