Decision Maker: Cabinet Member for Finance, Property and Regeneration
Decision status: Recommendations Approved
Is Key decision?: No
Is subject to call in?: No
Cabinet Member approval sought.
That the Cabinet Member for Finance, Property and Regeneration gave approval to increase the disregard that is applied to earnings by £20 per week within the Council’s Council Tax Support scheme.
Reason for Decision
The recommendation aligns with the principles of City for All and ensures that the government’s recent increase in working tax credit, announced as part of the Covid-19 response, is not clawed back from the borough’s claimants via the Council’s Council Tax Support calculation.
Publication date: 09/04/2020
Date of decision: 09/04/2020