Council Tax Setting for 2023/24
Decision Maker: Flintshire County Council
Decision status: Recommendations Approved
Is Key decision?: No
Is subject to call in?: No
To set the Council Tax charges for 2023-24 as part of the Council’s wider budget strategy.
(a) That the 2023/24 Council Tax be set as detailed in Appendix 1 to the report;
(b) That the continuation of the policy of not providing a discount in the level of 2023/24 Council Tax charges for second homes and long-term empty homes be endorsed. Also, where exceptions do not apply, to charge the Council Tax Premium rate of 75% above the standard rate of Council Tax for designated long-term empty dwellings and 100% for second homes from 1st April 2023; and
(c) That approval be given for designated officers to issue legal proceedings and appear on behalf of the Council in the Magistrates’ Court for unpaid taxes.
Report author: David Barnes
Publication date: 13/03/2023
Date of decision: 23/02/2023
Decided at meeting: 23/02/2023 - Flintshire County Council