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The SNP's local tax plan: 10 things you should know

Common Weal Policy critique the Scottish Government's new local tax plans

THE Scottish Government has outlined its plans to reform the Council Tax. The key changes are:

- The tax burden for Band's E-H (the higher valued properties) will increase by PS105, PS207, PS335, and PS517 per annum respectively. This is expected to raise an additional PS100 million for local services. Council tax relief will be offered to pensioners who are asset rich but income poor.

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