Anerley resident is jailed for council tax fraud

Published Wednesday, 24 May 2017

A 45 year-old man from Anerley, was sentenced to imprisonment at Bexley Magistrates Court on the 15 May 2017.

The man pleaded guilty to claiming Council Tax Benefit/Support when in fact he had capital over the prescribed limit, in the form of another property which he was renting out.

Benefit assessors referred the case to the fraud team after they became suspicious that he may not have declared his correct income details. Read more...