Consultations - Council Tax Support Scheme 2015

Who can get involved? The Scheme consultation is aimed at a number of affected target groups including;
- self-employed claimants
- claimant households receiving more £20,000 per year
Start date 3 August 2015
Closing date 23 October 2015
Service delivery area Revenue and Benefits
Reason for consultation The Council Tax Support Scheme is being updated as lawfully required as well as seeking to generate further savings.
Overview The consultation is to inform changes to the Council Tax Support scheme with the aim of generating additional income.
How to get involved? You can get involved by completing the online survey.
Complete online survey http://www.telford.gov.uk/counciltaxsupport
What happens next? The consultation responses will be analysed and a report prepared for Cabinet to make a decision. The proposals are intended to be in place for 1 April 2016.