The accounts of the Town Council are submitted to the external auditor, PKF Littlejohn, in the form of the Annual Return and include
Section 1 Annual Governance Statement 2017/18
a statement about the preparation of the accounts and the maintenance of financial records
Section 2 Accounting Statements 2017/18
Council RESOLVED that the Accounts for 2017/2018 be approved and that the Annual Return for 2017/2018 be approved and submitted to the External Auditor at its meeting on 14 June 2018.
Annual Governance and Accountability Return for Financial Year ending 31 March 2018
Section 2 Section 2 Accounting Statements 2017-18
The external auditor has completed the audit. Their opinion is given in the External Auditor report and Certificate.
The Notice of Conclusion of the Audit has been published on 27 September in accordance with the Regulations.
Town Council Precept
The precept is the town council’s share of the council tax. The precept demand goes to the billing authority, Cheshire East, which collects the tax for the Town Council. The ‘Precept’ is converted into an amount per Council Tax Band that is added onto the Council Tax bill. The precept for 2018/19 is £574,958.