Executive Board will be asked to:
· Note that following the successful application to MHCLG from Leeds City Region authorities to form a Levy Pool from 1st April 2021, the existing North and West Yorkshire Pool will be revoked on 31st March 2021;
· agree to the formation of a new Joint Committee to oversee the new Leeds City Region Business Rates Pool;
· and approve the Memorandum of Understanding – Governance Agreement.
Decision type: Key
Reason Key: Financial Impact>£500K;
Decision status: Recommendations Approved
Notice of proposed decision first published: 15/02/2021
Decision due: 17 Mar 2021 by Executive Board
Lead director: Director of Resources
Department: Resources and Housing
Contact: Victoria Bradshaw, Chief Officer - Financial Services 0113 37 88540 Email: Victoria.Bradshaw@leeds.gov.uk.
This is a factual report and is not subject to consultation.