Disabled mum hit by Bedroom Tax and benefits cut now faces court over council tax bill.

Benefit tales

  Last week we revealed how thousands of people on low ­incomes are facing prosecution in an attack on Britain’s most ­vulnerable

The mum-of-four, from Milton Keynes, Bucks, has been slapped with a £189 council tax bill having previously been exempt. Diane, who can only walk with a stick, had already been hit by benefit cuts when her £132-a-fortnight employment and support allowance was axed after ­Government-appointed assessors declared her fit to work.

Diane is one of up to 1.9 million people with demands for council tax after their benefit was scrapped and the number of…

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