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Parliamentary debates and questions

S5W-08446: Edward Mountain (Highlands and Islands)

Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party

Date lodged: 28 March 2017

To ask the Scottish Government what the estimated income is from non-domestic rates for shootings and deer forests in 2017.

Answered by: Derek Mackay 13 April 2017

As stated in the financial memorandum for the Land Reform (Scotland) Bill, the total gross annual liability (before relief) is estimated at £4 million, but would be subject to considerable rates relief.