Decision details

Council Tax and Business Rates Discounts Annual Review (LDR76)

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Decision status: Recommendations approved

Is Key decision?: Yes

Is subject to call in?: No


The annual report to members to consider the local discounts to be offered for the following year


The Cabinet considered the outcome of consultation on proposed changes to the Council Tax and Business Rates Discounts following the annual review and agreed to endorse the proposed changes and recommend to the Council Meeting that it approve the Council Tax and Business Rates Discounts Schemes as set out in the report.

Alternative options considered:


Reason Key: Affects 2 or more wards;

Wards Affected: (All Wards);

Equality and/or Environmental Impact Assessment: EIA for the changes to Empty Property discounts

Decision Reference: CAB135

Declarations or conflicts of Interest: None

Forward Plan Reference: LDR76

Other reasons / organisations consulted

Consultation around changes to the Council Tax discount offered for empty properties

Contact: Alison Blount, Corporate and Support Services Email: Tel: 0161 474 5107.

Report author: Andrea Griffiths

Publication date: 19/12/2018

Date of decision: 18/12/2018

Decided at meeting: 18/12/2018 - Cabinet

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