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Non-domestic rates income from reintroduction of shooting rates in Scotland: FOI release

Information request and response under the Freedom of Information (Scotland) Act 2002.

Published:
5 Mar 2020
Non-domestic rates income from reintroduction of shooting rates in Scotland: FOI release
FOI reference: FOI/202000016031
Date received: 12 Feb 2020
Date responded: 3 Mar 2020
Information requested

"Shooting rates have recently been reintroduced to Scotland. How much revenue have shooting rates raised in each tax year since the reintroduction of shooting rates?"

Response

The table below presents the estimated non-domestic rates income raised from shooting rates from 2017-18 to 2019-20.

2017-18

(£thousands)

2018-19

(£thousands)

2019-20

(£thousands)

3,371.3

4,400.5

2,886.0

This information is publicly available in a response to a parliamentary question on 12 November 2019.
You can see this response at: https://www.parliament.scot/S5ChamberOffice/WA20191112.pdf

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