The final local government finance settlement for 2017/18 has been issued on 20 February 2017.
The provisional 2017/18 settlement has been announced, together with plans for New Homes Bonus and an increased adult social care precept.
The Autumn Statement was announced on 23 November 2016, providing an update on the government’s plans for the economy.
The government is to discontinue the Public Works Loan Board (PWLB).
CIPFA says fairness and transparency are vital for 100% business rates retention success.