Bulletins

CIPFA VAT Committee minutes

04/01/2019

The minutes of the meeting held on 6 March 2019 are now available.

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English and Welsh Council Tax Levels Reports

03/28/2019

Both the Ministry of Housing, Communities and Local Government and the Welsh Government recently published their annual Council Tax Levels reports, which include details of the levels of average Band D council tax by local authority.

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CIPFA responds to Spring Statement 2019

03/18/2019

CIPFA CEO Rob Whiteman has posted his response to the Spring Statement 2019.

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Care leavers council tax exemption

03/13/2019

Care leavers exempt from council tax from 1 April 2019.

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HFMA VAT Committee minutes 24 Jan 2019

03/07/2019

The minutes of the meeting held on 24 January 2019 are now available.

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Consultation on exempting care leavers

02/15/2019

The Welsh Government has published the outcome of their recent consultation on exempting care leavers from council tax.

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Council tax news round-up

02/15/2019

This bulletin is a round-up of council tax news items over the past few months.

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MHCLG releases 2019/20 council tax return guidance

02/15/2019

An update to council tax return requirements.

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Draft Council Tax Reports 2019 to 2020

01/18/2019

On 13 December 2018, the Ministry of Housing, Communities & Local Government (MHCLG) published information on council tax referendum principles 2019 to 2020 and alternative notional amounts.

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Provisional Local Government Finance Settlement 2018

12/18/2018

Settlement sets out a 2.8% cash increase for local government, although this is dependent on authorities raising council tax to the maximum possible.

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