first_imgDonegal County Council has warned those who have not paid the household charge that the levy will increase to €144 in May.The council has also revealed that more than 60% of people in the county have now paid the charge which stands at €130.A statement form the council revealed that the charge will only continue to rise for those who have not yet paid. It will  increase further to €145 in June and from July, any outstanding Household Charge will be increased to €200 and added to the Local Property Tax due on the property.The Revenue Commissioners will then pursue any Household Charge outstanding when the Local Property Tax system is fully operational. Interest and penalties under the Local Property Tax system will apply to the additional €200.“The Council would like to acknowledge all those who have already paid the Household Charge to date at the Council’s local offices or on-line and are urging all those remaining liable to pay to do so, as soon as possible, to avoid unnecessary further and increasing penalties and charges,” said a spokesman.Payment of the charge can be made by credit/debit card online at www.householdcharge.ie or by Cheque/bank draft/postal order or cash at any of the Public Service Centres. Donegal County Council confirmed that over 61% of householders in Donegal have now registered properties so far for the Household Charge.  MORE THAN 60% IN DONEGAL HAVE NOW PAID HOUSEHOLD CHARGE BUT INCREASE DUE was last modified: April 4th, 2013 by StephenShare this:Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Reddit (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pocket (Opens in new window)Click to share on Telegram (Opens in new window)Click to share on WhatsApp (Opens in new window)Click to share on Skype (Opens in new window)Click to print (Opens in new window) Tags:donegalHOUSEHOLD CHARGElast_img