Local government finance

Local government finance

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Unfunded mandates and taxation

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In 2006, the Chinese central government increased civil servant salaries and pensions and used either unfunded and funded mandates in different areas.

14 March 2024

Town from above

Are councils in crisis?

Why are local councils facing funding pressures? What can government do to help them?

14 February 2024

Leeds City Council

The economic, fiscal and funding outlook

In this presentation to the LGA Finance Conference, IFS researchers look at the economic, fiscal and funding outlook for English councils.

15 January 2024

Birmingham city council

A forward look on finance

This LGA 2023 Annual Conference presentation sets out the broad economic and fiscal context and the funding and policy outlook for local government.

5 July 2023