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Scottish landfill tax ‘loss on ignition’ consultation

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The Scottish government is consulting until 29 December 2015 on introducing a statutory testing regime (‘loss on ignition’ testing) for fine residual waste entering landfill sites, for the purposes of qualification for the lower rate of Scottish landfill tax. The consultation aims to identify ways to prevent the potential for tax evasion and ensure that fine residual waste material is taxed at the correct rate when landfilled. See

Issue: 1286
Categories: News