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Council tax '180 degrees U-turn'

The Government's decision to postpone its revaluation of every home in England for council tax was a 'vaulting, 180 degrees, full U-turn', a minister admitted.
Local government minister David Miliband said people should be 'absolutely clear' the decision to delay the plans until after the next General Election was a volte-face.