Issue details

Review of council tax locally defined discounts and premium

Local Discounts: The Council have devolved powers to make decisions on council tax discounts for certain dwellings such as second homes. The Council also has the power to charge an additional premium for properties that have been empty for than two years. This premium can increase for properties that have been empty for more than five years.

Decision type: Key

Reason Key: Affects > 1 ward;

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Notice of proposed decision first published: 16/03/2020

Decision due: 6 Oct 2020 by Cabinet

Lead member: Cabinet member for Housing and Revenues and Benefits

Contact: Mr Paul Jobson, Taxation Manager Email:


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