Unfortunately, your name is ***** ***** paperwork regardless of the circumstances and hence, it’s your responsibility. There is no reason however why you should not recover this money from your girlfriend who was the person actually living there. If you had put this in her name, the council would be now pursuing her that if she is not available because he has moved back to China, that would be their problem and not yours. Sorry, I wish I could give you a more favourable answer but that’s the situation.
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