The First Minister’s inaugural 12 months has been overshadowed by Westminster machinations but housing and council tax are issues he must get to grips with soon, write Rhiannon Evans and Rob Palmizi
Lee Waters AM introduces the work of a new Welsh Government panel on Digital Transformation, and invites views
Mike Hedges continues his consideration of how the scale of delivery impacts local authority’s delivery of services.
Rhys ap Gwilym makes the case for the Welsh Government to prioritise utilising Land Value Tax
This follow-up piece outlines some of the policy options available to the newly elected local authorities on 5th May, and examines a number of more radical and difficult policy options.
Caitlin Prowle and Malcolm Prowle set out the policy context which Welsh local authorities now face in terms of existing challenges and financial resources.
Mike Hedges suggests a method to link Council Tax more effectively with what is directly spent on community services.
Peter Black examines the proposals for taxation in the latest IWA Senedd Paper
Mike Hedges says another reorganisation of local government could cost some Council Tax payers dear