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Second Home Tax Review

Second Home Tax Review

Published by the Pirate FM News Team at 6:08am 1st November 2011. (Updated at 1:19pm 2nd November 2011)

Second homes in Cornwall could have to pay more council tax.

At the moment fourteen thousand people get hundreds of pounds off.

Now the government's thinking about scrapping discounts and dropping bills for everyone else.

That could mean a reduction of around £20 on the average Band D property.

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