it's 20 years ago this year since the controversial community charge which became known as the poll tax - was abolished.
Yet amazingly many councils are still chasing residents for back payments.
Liverpool City Council is still owed millions of pounds of poll tax and says it has a legal duty to collect all the outstanding cash.
But many of the people they're targeting say they still can't afford to pay.
This from our Political Reporter Daniel Hewitt:
More top news
A man who was due to be sentenced for beating his pet dog released from prison by mistake. WARNING: Contains video you may find upsetting
With the force facing legal action from the families of the Hillsborough victims, ITV News looks at the web of lies which led them here.
British cyclist Simon Yates has failed drug test but his team are blaming an "administrative error" over an asthma inhaler.