Finance (Local Property Tax) Act 2012
Charge to local property tax.
16.— (1) F58[Subject to and in accordance with the provisions of this Act,] commencing with the year 2013, there shall be charged, levied and paid a tax to be known, and which is referred to in this Act, as “local property tax” in respect of the chargeable value of a relevant residential property.
(2) Subject to subsection (4), the local property tax shall be payable by the person who is the liable person in relation to the relevant residential property.
(3) Where more than one person is a liable person in relation to a relevant residential property, those persons shall be jointly and severally liable for the local property tax payable in respect of the property.
(4) Notwithstanding subsection (2), local property tax may be paid by another person on behalf of a liable person.
Substituted (13.03.2013) by Finance (Local Property Tax) (Amendment) Act 2013 (4/2013), s. 5(c), commenced on enactment.