Business Rates

Katy Stone made this Rhyddid Gwybodaeth request to Bedford Borough Council

This request has been closed to new correspondence from the public body. Contact us if you think it ought be re-opened.

Roedd y cais yn llwyddiannus.

Dear Bedford Borough Council,

Please can you provide me with the following information under the
Freedom Of Information Act 2000:-

(a) List all Commercial properties and their addresses with a
rateable value of £12,000 and greater.
(b) The names and addresses of the Rate payers referred to above
for each property and their correspondence address (if different
from the property address)
(c) The billing authority reference for each property
(d) The current liability payable for the year 2014/15.
(e) The date the rateable occupier first became liable for the
business rates
(f) Please also state which hereditament is currently receiving
I. Charitable rate relief (mandatory rate relief)
II. Discretionary rate relief
III. Empty property rate relief
IV. Listed building exemption
V. Any other relief

Thanking you in advance.

Yours faithfully,

Katy Stone

Freedom of Information, Bedford Borough Council

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Information Act 2000 / Environmental Information Regulations 2004.

 

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Lynne Saunders, Bedford Borough Council

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Request Pursuant to Freedom of Information Act 2000

 

I refer to your recent enquiry for information held by the Council. 

 

Under the provisions of the Freedom of Information Act, the authority must
state whether or not the information exists and I confirm that we do hold
the information you requested and this is enclosed.

 

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Lynne Saunders

PA to Andy Watkins

Assistant Chief Executive & Chief Finance Officer

Bedford Borough Council

Room 336

Executive Suite - 3rd Floor

Borough Hall

Cauldwell Street

Bedford MK42 9AP

Ext. 47241  Direct Dial: (01234) 718241  Fax: (01234) 718205

Email: [email address]

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dangos adrannau a ddyfynnir

Dear Lynne Saunders,

Thank you for the information received, I would grateful if you could provide the information in an excel worksheet rather than a pdf?

Thank you

Yours sincerely,

Katy Stone

Lynne Saunders, Bedford Borough Council

1 Atodiad

Bedford BC - OFFICIAL-Unsecure

As requested.


Lynne Saunders
PA to Andy Watkins
Assistant Chief Executive & Chief Finance Officer Bedford Borough Council Room 336 Executive Suite - 3rd Floor Borough Hall Cauldwell Street Bedford MK42 9AP Ext. 47241 Direct Dial: (01234) 718241 Fax: (01234) 718205
Email: [email address]
Website: www.bedford.gov.uk

Bedford Borough Council - working with our partners to make the borough a better place to live, work and visit. For up-to-date information on the Council follow us on Twitter: @bedfordtweets

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