FOI Request Unpaid Council Tax (2)
Could I request the following information under freedom of information legislation:
a) Any calculation or estimation the Council has made of the total cost of unpaid council tax for the tax years 2014-2015, 2015-2016 and 2016-2017
b) the cost of paying debt agencies to collect unpaid council tax for the tax years 2014-2015, 2015-2016 and 2016-2017.
a) As at 31 March 2017, the last date on which Moray Council has published Council Tax collection figures, the following balances were still unpaid on the years for which you have sought information:
2016-17: £ 1,714,471.
b) The council did not make any payments to any debt agencies to collect unpaid Council Taxes for any of the years specified in (a), above.