Dear Wokingham Borough Council,
Please can you provide me with the following information under the Freedom Of Information Act 2000 in an excel format:-
(a) List all non-domestic properties and their addresses.
(b) The names of the Rate payers referred to above for each property
(c) The reliefs applied to the bill
(d) The exact date the relief was applied to the bill
(e) The exact date the occupier became liable for the bill
(f) The upto date rateable value
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Dear Simon Phillips
RE: Freedom of Information Request Ref No: 11179
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Dear Mr Simon Phillips,
RE: Freedom of Information Request Ref No: 11179
Thank you for your recent communication.
1. Please can you provide me with the following information under the Freedom Of Information Act 2000 in an excel format:-
a) List all non-domestic properties and their addresses.
b) The names of the Rate payers referred to above for each property
c) The reliefs applied to the bill
d) The exact date the relief was applied to the bill
e) The exact date the occupier became liable for the bill
f) The upto date rateable value
-We publish our Business Rates information, and update this on a regular basis. Therefore we are refusing this request under Section 21 and 22 of the Freedom of Information Act. This information can be found on the following page under the Business Rates category and we would ask you to bookmark this page for future reference if you find it of interest; http://www.wokingham.gov.uk/council-and-...
The public interest test has been considered and as the information is updated periodically, and resource is better utilised elsewhere within the authority, it is not appropriate to create the dataset outside of the usual scheduled slot.
We will be updating our Business Rates datasets shortly - either later this week or the beginning of next week.
For further information on exemptions, please visit https://ico.org.uk/for-organisations/gui...
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If you remain dissatisfied following the review, you have the option to escalate the decision to the Information Commissioner at https://ico.org.uk/
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