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    Hi,

    I have a little query about this. At the moment, my Mum needs to provide evidence of a decree of Divorce or Council Tax Bill showing a specific discounted rate to support both mine and my brothers application.

    We do not have either of these at the moment. Are there alternatives to doing this? What is the process if we can't provide the evidence? Is the Decree necessary if the other half of the marriage (ie my dad) has passed away in September of 2012? Maybe a death certificate instead of a decree?

    I don't know, but I'm just thinking out loud. Any advice would be much appreciated.

    Arpan
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    Hi Arpan,

    This will depend on whether you Mum was married to your Dad when he passed away and whether she indicated on your applications that she was of widow status.

    Alternatively she should contact your local council tax office to request that the single person discount be applied and that a new council tax bill be sent to her.

    Hope this helps,
    Mark-Lee
 
 
 
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