FOI Request - Council Tax on Vacant Dwellings and Second Homes
Can you please provide the information below separately for each of these financial years: 2016-17, 2017-18, 2018-19, 2019-20, 2020-end of August 2020.
Can you please specify:
1. The number of these properties that were charged a premium on their council tax
2. The amount of extra revenue earned from any premiums applied (for example, if there were 500 homes that each paid an extra ?1,000 a month on top of their usual council tax rate, the total extra revenue would be ?5,000)
If possible within the cost limit can I also have:
3. The number of these properties in your local authority area
If possible within the cost limit, can you also break down the information above by the type of vacant property/second home classification you use. For example, “long term empty properties”, “second homes”, “uninhabitable property”, “unoccupied and unfurnished properties”, “unoccupied and furnished property”, etc.
Clarification sought 18-09-2020
No clarification received therefore case closed 05-01-2021