Lessons learned: our year modelling
Council Tax Reduction Schemes

On-demand webinar

In this webinar Policy in Practice gave a review of the 150 or so council tax reduction (CTR) support schemes we modelled for local authority clients in 2019.

Zoe Charlesworth, Head of Policy, and Megan Mclean, Policy and Operations Analyst, recapped on highlights from our analysis, discussed trends we’ve identified and considered what this means for local authorities in 2020.

Listen back to learn

  • What common factors are modelled, and why
  • The most common schemes considered, rejected and implemented
  • How council tax support has changed and evolved in recent years

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Local authorities often take inspiration from successful schemes rolled out elsewhere. Despite the best intentions, different demographics and budget restraints mean that what works for one council does not always fit with another which is why data-led impact analysis is needed when modelling CTR schemes.
Megan Mclean,Policy and Operations Analyst
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