Decision details

Calculation of the Council Taxbase

Decision Maker: Executive Member for Culture, Resources and Public Protection

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: Yes

Is subject to call in?: Yes


The calculation of the Council Taxbase for Bracknell Forest for the coming financial year.


      i.        That in accordance with the Local Authorities (Calculation of Council Tax Base) Regulations 2012, the amount calculated by the Bracknell Forest Borough Council as its Council Tax Base for 2019/20


     ii.        That in accordance with the Local Government Act 2003, and in the circumstances provided for in subsequent regulations no locally defined discounts are created in 2019/20.

Reasons for the decision:

The tax base is required to calculate the relevant Council Tax per property when approving the annual budget for 2019/20.

Alternative options considered:

There are no alternative options available.

Interests and Nature of Interests Declared:


Reason Key: Affects more than 1 ward;

Wards Affected: (All Wards);

Financial Impact: Additional income.

Declarations: None

Subject to Urgent Proceedings: No

Making Representations: In writing to the Director of Corporate Services.

Other reasons / organisations consulted



Corporate Management Team and Executive Members

Contact: David Evans, Revenue Services Manager Email: Tel: 01344 352098.

Publication date: 29/01/2019

Date of decision: 29/01/2019

Effective from: 06/02/2019

Accompanying Documents: