Police confirm investigation closed 23 November 2017

Police have officially confirmed that there is no case to investigate regarding allegations concerning Taunton Deane Borough Council’s council tax calculations, and the matter is closed with no action required.

The Council’s independent internal auditor has also undertaken a thorough review of the council’s processes in this regard, and confirmed that the council is compliant with relevant regulations.

Leader of the Council John Williams said: “I am pleased that this issue has been resolved and the Council and our officers exonerated of all allegations.

“Trust in the integrity of a local authority is all-important and we can assure our residents and our partners that we take that responsibility seriously.”