Council tax charges 2007/08

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The borough council collects council tax not only for its own purposes but also on behalf of Kent County Council, Kent Police Authority, Kent & Medway Towns Fire Authority, and parish councils. The overall requirement for council tax is as follows:

2006 / 2007

2007 / 2008
Council Tax
£'000
Band D£
%

Council Tax
£'000
Band D£
%
6,672144.8211.4Borough Council7,099151.9811.4
42,327918.7272.3Kent County Council45,035964.1772.4
5,361116.379.2Kent Police Authority5,707122.189.2
2,73759.404.7Kent & Medway Towns Fire Authority2,88061.654.6
1,42030.832.4Parish Council (average)1,49632.042.4
58,5171,270.14100.062,2171,332.02100.0

In 2007 / 2008, the borough council's requirement for a Band D property at £151.98 is equivalent to just under 42p per day, for the Kent County Council at £964.17 it is just over £2.64 per day, for the Kent Police Authority at £122.18 it is just over 33p per day and for the Kent & Medway Towns Fire Authority at £61.65 it is just under 17p per day.

Council tax charges 2007 / 2008 for each band, including the amount for each parish council (where appropriate).

Information about the council's finances