This petition was submitted during the 2010–2015 Conservative – Liberal Democrat coalition government

Petition Muslim Council Tax Exemption

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Muslims who use their living area's within their homes as a place of Worship, are exempt from paying Council Tax.

This however does not apply to other religions.

In general, I would like this petition to urge the Government to see that regardless of a home being used as a home, or as a place of worship, Council Tax should still be paid as A) It would be used as a house if not and is being used as a house anyway and B) Other religions are not treated the same in this instance. E.g. If a Christian was to change their Living Room in their home into a Church area or place of prayer, that person would still be required to pay Council Tax. Why?

Non believers of religion are also being discriminated here.

This petition is closed This petition ran for 6 months

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