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Council Tax 2021-22

Meeting: 25/02/2021 - Council (Item 24)

24 Council Tax 2021-22 (Agenda item 10) pdf icon PDF 91 KB

Report of Councillor Philip Cowen, Executive Member Finance and Growth.

Additional documents:

Minutes:

Councillor Cowen, the Executive Member for Finance & Growth presented the Council Tax setting report.

 

Council Tax was calculated by adhering to the rules laid out in the Local Government Finance Act 1992 as amended, as set out in paragraph 1.4 of the report.  The result, as noted in the budget papers, showed that Breckland Band D rate should be set at £98.73 which was an increase of £4.95 per year given the total cost to the Breckland Band D taxpayer, for all the services that Breckland Council provided for approximately £1.90 per week.    

 

He commended the two recommendations to Council.

 

The recommendations were proposed and seconded.

 

A recorded vote was taken.

 

NAME

FOR

AGAINST

ABSTAIN

 

 

 

 

Cllr Askew

X

 

 

Cllr Atterwill

X

 

 

Cllr Bambridge

X

 

 

Cllr Birt

X

 

 

Cllr Borrett

X

 

 

Cllr Bowes

X

 

 

Cllr Brame

X

 

 

Cllr Brindle

X

 

 

Cllr Bushell

X

 

 

Cllr M Chapman-Allen

X

 

 

Cllr S Chapman-Allen

X

 

 

Cllr Clarke

X

 

 

Cllr Claussen

X

 

 

Cllr Colman

No response

 

 

Cllr Cowen

X

 

 

Cllr Crane

X

 

 

Cllr Dowling

X

 

 

Cllr Duigan

X

 

 

Cllr Eagle

X

 

 

Cllr Gilbert

X

 

Cllr Grey

X

 

 

Cllr Harvey

X

 

 

Cllr Hewett

X

 

 

Cllr James

X

 

 

Cllr Jermy

X

 

 

Cllr Kiddell

X

 

 

Cllr Kiddle-Morris

X

 

 

Cllr Kybird

X

 

 

Cllr I Martin

X

 

 

Cllr K Martin

X

 

 

Cllr Monument

X

 

 

Cllr Morton

X

 

 

Cllr Nairn

X

 

 

Cllr Nunn

X

 

 

Cllr Oliver

X

 

 

Cllr Robinson

X

 

 

Cllr Sherwood

X

 

 

Cllr Suggitt

X

 

 

Cllr Taylor

X

 

 

Cllr Terry

X

 

 

Cllr Webb

X

 

 

Cllr Wickerson

X

 

 

Cllr Wilkin

X

 

 

Cllr Wilkinson

X

 

 

 

 

 

 

TOTAL:

42

1

0

 

The Democratic Services Team Leader reported that Councillor Colman was having technical difficulties but had asked that his vote be recorded in favour of the recommendations.

 

RESOLVED that:

 

1.           the special expenses for 2021-22 (at paragraph 1.3 of the report) be       approved; and

 

2.               the formal Council Tax resolutions for 2021-22 (at paragraph 1.4.1 to 1.4.5 of the report as set out below) be approved.

 

1.4.1    It is to be noted that on 25 February 2021 the Council has calculated: -

 

a)     the Council Tax Base 2021-22 for the whole Council area as 44,446.3 (item T in the regulations made under Section 33(5) of the Local Government Finance Act 1992, as amended) and

 

b) for dwellings in those parts of its area to which a Parish precept relates as      in the attached Appendix A of the report.

 

1.4.2    Calculate that the Council Tax requirement for the Council’s own purposes for 2021-22 (excluding Parish precepts and special expenses) is £4,388,183.

 

1.4.3    That the following amounts be calculated by the Council for the year 2021-22 in accordance with Sections 31 to 36 of the Local Government Finance Act 1992 as amended (the Act):-

 

a)

£84,978,655

being the aggregate of the amounts which the Council estimates for the expenditure items set out in Section 31A(2) of the Act;

 

b)

£76,194,003

being the aggregate of the amounts which the Council estimates for the income items set out in Section 31A(3) of the Act;  ...  view the full minutes text for item 24