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Annual Review of Council Tax Reduction Scheme

This report sets out the latest position in respect of the Authority’s Council Tax Reduction Scheme (CTRS), which was initially introduced on 1 April 2013 following devolution of the previous national council tax benefit scheme to Local Authorities.
Under the government guidance the local scheme should be reviewed each year. This report details the final expenditure on the scheme in 2018/19 along with the estimated expenditure for 2019/20.

Decision type: Non-key

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Wards affected: (All Wards);

Notice of proposed decision first published: 01/02/2019

Decision due: 2 Jul 2019 by Housing, Economy and Business Committee

Lead member: Councillor David Bartolucci, Vice Chair - Housing, Economy & Business Committee

Lead director: Strategic Director of Resources

Contact: Mark Halls, Head of Revenues and Benefits Email:


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