Decision details

Setting of the Council Tax Base for 2020-21

Decision Maker: Chief Finance Officer

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: No


To report the calculation of the Council Tax base for 2020/21 and to request the Chief Financial Officer exercise the delegated power to formally set the Council’s Council Tax base for 2020/21.


Reasons for the decision:

The Council is required to determine a tax base for the subsequent financial year in order to allow the precepting authorities to complete their budget setting processes. The tax base is calculated by reference to the actual tax base as at 30th September each year and adjusted in line with a series of estimates as described in the report.

Alternative options considered:


Publication date: 27/11/2019

Date of decision: 27/11/2019

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