TRANSIENT VISITOR LEVY (aka ‘Tourist Tax’)

The Scottish Government is consulting on the “Principles of a Local Discretionary Transient Visitor Levy or Tourist Tax”. This consultation seeks views on many of the practical aspects relating to new powers which will be granted to local authorities in Scotland, through the Transient Visitor Levy Bill, set out in the Scottish Government’s Programme for Government.

Link to the consultation document here.

Argyll and Bute Council will be responding to this consultation and are more than happy to consider feedback from organisations or individuals within Argyll and Bute on any of the questions contained within the consultation document.

If you would like to provide feedback or comments for consideration towards Argyll and Bute Council’s response, please send to: email hidden; JavaScript is required by the 24th of October.

 

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Sent: Friday, 11 Oct, 19 At 10:48
Subject: FW: Transient Visitor Levy Consultation [OFFICIAL]

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Good afternoon,

As you might well be aware, the Scottish Government is consulting on the “Principles of a Local Discretionary Transient Visitor Levy or Tourist Tax”. This consultation seeks views on many of the practical aspects relating to new powers which will be granted to local authorities in Scotland, through the Transient Visitor Levy Bill, set out in the Scottish Government’s Programme for Government. Link to the consultation document here.

Argyll and Bute Council will be responding to this consultation and we are more than happy to consider feedback from organisations or individuals within Argyll and Bute on any of the questions contained within the consultation document. We understand that many individual businesses and organisations will prefer to make their own submissions and we would encourage you to do so if you can.

If you would like to provide feedback or comments for consideration towards Argyll and Bute Council’s response, please send to: email hidden; JavaScript is required by the 24th of October.

Kind regards,

Argyll and Bute Council