Notice is hereby given that the County Rate has been duly made on the rateable properties in County Tipperary.
The Annual Rate on Valuation for the Ordinary Expenditure for Tipperary County Council for the services for the year ending 31st December 2017 is 56.77.
Furthermore notice is hereby given that the Base Year Adjustment to be applied for the financial year ending 31st December 2017 is as follows:-
The Base Year Adjustment (BYA) in Column 2 of the table below, calculated by reference to the Annual Rate on Valuation adopted by Tipperary County Council at the statutory budget meeting of 18th November, 2016, shall be applied as either a discount or levy (as the case may be) to rates bills issued to ratepayers in the specified area identified in Column 1 of the table below.
Base Year Adjustment (BYA)
Former Carrick-on-Suir Town Council Area: -2.89
Former Cashel Town Council Area: +0.39
Former Clonmel Borough Council Area: +1.03
Former Nenagh Town Council Area: -0.54
Former North Tipperary County Council Area: -
Former South Tipperary County Council Area: -
Former Templemore Town Council Area: -1.43
Former Thurles Town Council Area: -
Former Tipperary Town Council Area: -2.28
The Rate Book is now in my custody and may be inspected by any person affected thereby at the Offices of the Tipperary County Council, Civic Offices, Nenagh, Co. Tipperary. The said rates will be payable from and after the publication of this notice.
Under Section 7(1) of the Local Government (Financial Provisions) Act 1978, any person who is aggrieved at the failure of a rating authority to make them an allowance under the Act or who believes that they are entitled to a different allowance to that made, may within two months of the date of the making of the rate, request the rating authority in writing to grant the appropriate allowance. In case the request is not complied with within 28 days the person may, within four months of the date of the making of the rate, apply to the District Court to have the appropriate allowance made.
The above rate was made on the 15th February, 2017. Any request in respect of an allowance under Section 7(1) of the Local Government (Financial Provisions) Act 1978, must therefore be made to Tipperary County Council not later than 15th April, 2017. Any application to the District Court under the same provisions must be made not later than 15th June, 2017.
Dated this 15th February, 2017.
Signed: Liam McCarthy
Head of Finance