Council Tax: Labour's figures do not stack up, say Tories
11 October 2013 Last updated at 13:23 BST
Local Government minister Brandon Lewis has said Labour's claim that hundreds of thousands of people have been taken to court in England for non-payment of council tax - owing to benefit changes - is "misleading".
Labour said 112 English councils had reported issuing 156,000 court summonses since April to people paying more tax, as a result of the changes.
But Mr Lewis said "council tax collection rates had gone up".