Councillors and CEO at odds over potential LPT increase

first_img WhatsApp RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Twitter By News Highland – September 24, 2018 Donegal County Council’s CEO Seamus Neely has indicated he will be seeking an increase in the Local Property Tax in the council’s budget for 2019.The budget will be presented on Wednesday November 21st, with Mr Neely telling members that emerging financial demands necessitate an increase in the LPT.However, councillors have today voted to leave the amount unchanged.Under law, individual councils have the power to either increase or decrease the amount of the tax by 15%.Cllr Marie Therese Gallagher says while she would like to see a decrease in the LPT,  that unfortunately is highly unlikely:Audio Player Up/Down Arrow keys to increase or decrease volume. Google+ Previous articleLUH is second most overcrowded in Ireland todayNext articleDonegal JPC to hold Public Meeting tomorrow News Highland DL Debate – 24/05/21 Councillors and CEO at odds over potential LPT increase Derry draw with Pats: Higgins & Thomson Reaction Facebook Pinterestcenter_img Pinterest News, Sport and Obituaries on Monday May 24th FT Report: Derry City 2 St Pats 2 Google+ Journey home will be easier – Paul Hegarty Harps come back to win in Waterford Facebook AudioHomepage BannerNews WhatsApp Twitterlast_img

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