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Uncollectable Debts in Excess of £10,000 - KEY/16SEPT19/01

To authorise the write-off of uncollectable debts shown as outstanding in respect of non-domestic rates, council tax, housing benefit overpayments and accounts receivable (sundry debt) accounts. All cases requested for write-off follow a lengthy process to recover the outstanding money, sometimes dating back many years. Only once all avenues have been exhausted will the council consider writing off debt.

Decision type: Key

Decision status: For Determination

Notice of proposed decision first published: 16/08/2019

Decision due: 16 Oct 2019 by Cabinet Member for Finance

Lead member: Councillor David Seaton, Cabinet Member for Finance david.seaton@peterborough.gov.uk

Lead director: Acting Corporate Director for Resources

Contact: Peter Carpenter, Acting Corporate Director Resources Tel: 01733 452520; Email:  peter.carpenter@peterborough.gov.uk  peter.carpenter@peterborough.gov.uk Tel: 07920 160122.

Consultation process

It is not anticipated that there will be any documents other than the report and relevant appendices to be published.

 

Relevant Scrutiny Committee: Growth, Environment, & Resources Scrutiny Committee

Documents

  • It is not anticipated that there will be any documents other than the report and relevant appendices to be published.