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Pat James (Account suspended)

Dear Newcastle upon Tyne City Council, under the terms of the Freedom of Information Act 2000, I require that you provide or direct me to the following information from your Billing Authority Records:

1 the total number of Council Tax defaulters for the financial year 2015/2016 only;

2 the total value of outstanding Council Tax for the financial year 2015/2016 only.

Yours faithfully,

Pat James

Freedom Of Information Requests Mailbox, Newcastle upon Tyne City Council

Reference: FOI 11445

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Blades, Denise, Newcastle upon Tyne City Council

Good morning

I refer to your Freedom of Information request below (our reference:11445).

In order for the correct information to be provided could you please clarify the following:

(i) What date do you require the information to be provided for (ie: 31/03/2016 or date the information is provided)
(ii) Who do you refer to as defaulters

Kind regards,

Denise Blades IRRV (Tech)
Quality Assurance and Statistics Officer (Revenues)

Phone (External) 0191 278 7878
Phone (Internal) 28896
E-mail [email address]

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Pat James (Account suspended)

Dear Blades, Denise, to clarify; up tp 31/3/2016, defaulter = any person who fails to pay any modicum of a council tax demand.

Yours sincerely,

Pat James

Blades, Denise, Newcastle upon Tyne City Council

Dear Pat James

 

Thank you for you freedom of information request to Newcastle City Council
reference 11445.  Your request and our response is shown below.

 

1 the total number of Council Tax defaulters for the financial year
2015/2016 only;

 

  7,845 

 

2 the total value of outstanding Council Tax for the financial year
2015/2016 only.

 

£1,755,994

 

 

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Denise Blades IRRV (Tech)
Quality Assurance and Statistics Officer (Revenues)

Revenues & Benefits
Newcastle City Council
Civic Centre
Barrass Bridge
Newcastle upon Tyne
NE1 8QH

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