Decision details

Council Tax Base for the financial year 2020/21 (Budget Framework)

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: No

Decision:

 

Decision:

 

1.    Cabinet recommends to Council the Council Tax base for the forthcoming financial year equating to 47,918.40 in accordance with the relevant legislation.  This will form the basis upon which the Council will estimate Council Tax income for the 2020/21 budget.

 

Reasons for decision:

 

1.    The report of the Cabinet Member for Finance on the Council Tax base for the financial year 2020/21

2.    The Local Government Finance Act 1992 as amended by s84 of the Local

Government Act 2003

3.    The Local Authorities (Calculation of Council Tax Base) (England) Regulations 2012

4.    The calculation of the tax base for parish purposes is based on the number of properties as at 9 September 2019 and the discounts and exemptions applicable on 1 October 2019 as prescribed by legislation

5.    Adjustments for the reductions in the tax base as a result of the Local Council Tax Support Scheme

6.    Historic Council Tax collection rates and information regarding the impact of the Local Council Tax Support Scheme and work incentive

7.    The cessation of the grant to parish councils to offset the impact of the Local Council Tax Support Scheme

 

Other options considered and rejected:

 

None

Publication date: 10/12/2019

Date of decision: 10/12/2019

Decided at meeting: 10/12/2019 - Cabinet

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