Consultation on proposed changes to the Council Tax Reduction Scheme 2021

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Closes 2 Nov 2020

Council Tax Reduction Scheme 2021 Survey

Please give us your views on the proposed changes to the council tax reduction scheme.
1. Do you agree or disagree with the proposal that the existing excess income ranges five and six are removed and therefore, unless someone in your household is disabled or has carer responsibilities, you drop out of CTR if you have an excess income of £50 or more per week?
(Required)
2. Do you agree or disagree with the principle that the council should be looking at the council tax reduction (CTR) scheme to make savings to fund essential local services?
(Required)
3. Do you agree or disagree that the maximum excess income you can have to receive CTR support is reduced from £80 to £50 for all households except disabled and carers where this will reduce form £80 to £70.
(Required)
4. Do you agree or disagree with the proposal to change the percentage support given from 90% to 80% in excess income range 1 and from 70% to 60% in excess income range 2?
(Required)
5. Do you agree or disagree with the proposal to change the percentage support given from 75% to 80% in excess income range 1 for working age single and couples without children households?
(Required)
6. Do you agree or disagree that households with a carer or disabled resident should continue to receive additional support of 15% in excess income range 4, £50- £69.99 above the applicable amount per week?
(Required)
7. Please tell us your name?
8. Please tell us your email address?
If you enter your email address then you will automatically receive an acknowledgement email when you submit your response.
9. Please tell us the organisation you are representing if any?