Over 1 million property tax letters now sent

Thursday 28 March 2013 17.36
Revenue dealt with 8,331 calls on local property tax in one day
Revenue dealt with 8,331 calls on local property tax in one day

Revenue says it has now sent out over one million local property tax letters to people around the country.

In an update this evening, it said that its valuation guidance website has had 751,679 hits so far.

Its helpline on the property tax has dealt with 35,836 calls and it said its busiest day so far was on Monday, March 25 when it dealt with a total of 8,331 calls in one day.

Revenue has also repeated its warning to households not to ignore the letter, adding that it will pursue collection of the tax.