The precept for the year 2020-2021 has been set at £645,663 equating to a local parish precepting charge of £150.54 for Band D properties, a 1.66% increase on the previous year.
Details of the Council Tax breakdown will follow once issued by South Somerset District Council.
The precept for the year 2019-2020 has been set at £629,500 equating to a local parish precepting charge of £148.08 for Band D properties, a zero percent increase on the previous year.
Council Tax for the three Local Authorities responsible for Chard has been set for the year 2019-2020 at the following levels: –
Chard Town Council £148.08 0% increase
South Somerset District Council £167.11 2.85% increase
Somerset County Council & £1,151.64
Somerset County Council Adult Social Care £88.09 3.99% increase
Avon & Somerset Police Authority £217.81 12.38% increase
Devon & Somerset Fire & Rescue £86.52 2.99% increase
Total based on Band D Properties £1,859.25