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To approve as a correct record the minutes of the meeting of the Council Tax Setting Panel held on 21 February 2020;
The minutes of the meeting of the Council Tax Setting Panel held on 21 February 2020 were confirmed as a true and correct record.
Declarations of Interest
Members are invited to declare any personal or disclosable pecuniary interest, including the nature and extent of such interests they may have in any items to be considered at this meeting;
Members were invited to declare any interests in the items of business to be considered during the course of the meeting but none was made.
To consider a report that calculates and sets out the Council Tax having taken account of the precepts notified to the Council from Devon County Council, Devon and Cornwall Police Authority, Devon and Somerset Fire Authority and the Town and Parish Councils
Consideration was given to a report that calculated and set out the Council Tax for 2021/22, having taken into account the precepts as notified from Devon County Council, Devon and Cornwall Police and Crime Commissioner, Devon and Somerset Fire and Rescue Authority, and the local Town and Parish Councils.
The Finance Specialist introduced the agenda item and asked that an amendment be made to Section 3 of the presented agenda report whereby the Devon and Somerset Fire and Rescue Authority had in fact met on ‘19 February 2021’and not on ‘19 February 2020’.
It was then:
1. That it be noted that, in December 2020, the Senior Leadership Team, under delegated authority from full Council, approved the Council Tax Base for the year 2021/22:
2. That the Council Tax requirement for South Hams District Council’s own purposes for 2021/22 (excluding Parish precepts) is calculated at £6,718,291 (as outlined at Appendix B of the presented agenda report);
3. That the following amounts are calculated by the Council for the year 2021/22 in accordance with Sections 31 to 36 of the Local Government Finance Act 1992 and the Localism Act 2011 (as outlined at Appendix B of the presented agenda report):