Decision details


Council Tax Base 2019-2020

Decision Maker: Executive

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: Yes

Is subject to call in?: Yes

Purpose:

To provide Executive with an estimate of the Council Tax Base for 2019-2020 and seek approval for the final determination of the Council Tax Base to be delegated to the Section 151 Officer in consultation with the Lead Member for Financial Management and Governance

Decision:

Resolved

 

(1)          That having given due consideration to the report of the Executive Director of Finance and Governance for the calculation of the Council’s Tax Base for 2019-2020, it be resolved:

 

(a)          That pursuant to the Executive Director of Finance and Governance’s report and in accordance with the Local Authorities (Calculation of Council Tax Base) (England) Regulations 2012, the amount calculated by Cherwell District Council as its Council Tax Base for the year 2019-2020 shall be 53,876.9 This shall be subject to final confirmation by the Section 151 Officer in consultation with the Lead Member for Financial Management and Governance.

                      

            (b)       As for the parishes which form part of its area shown in the annex to the Minutes (as set out in the Minute Book), the amount calculated as the Council Tax Base for the year 2019-2020 in respect of special items shall be as indicated in the column titled Tax Base 2019-2020.

 

            (c)        As for the Flood Defence Areas which form part of its area, the amount calculated as the Council Tax Base for the year 2019-2020 for the purposes of levies on Oxfordshire County Council by River Authorities, shall be:

Thames Flood Defence Area

51,560.8

Anglian (Great Ouse)  Flood Defence Area

1,871.9

Severn Region Flood Defence Area                                   

444.2

53,876.9

                       

 

                       

                       

 

 

 

(2)          That final approval of the Council Tax Base for 2019-2020 be delegated to the Section 151 Officer in consultation with the Lead Member for Financial Management and Governance.

 

Reason Key: Significant Expenditure or Savings and effect on communities in two or more wards;

Corporate Priorities : Here to Serve;

Reason No Public Access: No

Contact: Adele Taylor, Executive Director: Finance and Governance (Interim) & Section 151 Officer Email: adele.taylor@cherwellandsouthnorthants.gov.uk Tel: 0300 003 0103.

Report author: Adele Taylor

Publication date: 08/01/2019

Date of decision: 07/01/2019

Decided at meeting: 07/01/2019 - Executive

Effective from: 12/01/2019

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