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In order to work out your council tax you will need to know 3 things, the valuation band for your home, how much your local council charges for that band and if you are eligible for a discount.

Please see the below tables which detail the different local council tax bands for the areas in Scotland that we sell or rent property to:

2015 - 2016 Combined Water and Sewerage charges which are set by Scottish Water.

Council Tax Information

Aberdeen City Council

Band A: £1,136.47
Band B: £1,325.88
Band C: £1,515.29
Band D: £1,704.70
Band E: £2,199.69
Band F: £2,691.16
Band G: £3,210.80
Band H: £3,979.69

Aberdeenshire Council

Band A: £1,094.68
Band B: £1,277.12
Band C: £1,459.57
Band D: £1,642.02
Band E: £2,117.33
Band F: £2,2589.29
Band G: £3,088.03
Band H: £3,826.10

Angus Council

Band A: £1,023.15
Band B: £1,193.67
Band C: £1,364.20
Band D: £1,534.72
Band E: £1,976.98
Band F: £2,416.18
Band G: £2,879.91
Band H: £3,566.31

Dundee City Council

Band A: £1,143.60
Band B: £1,334.20
Band C: £1,524.80
Band D: £1,715.40
Band E: £2,213.75
Band F: £2,708.55
Band G: £3,231.75
Band H: £4,005.90

Edinburgh City Council

Band A: £1,118.39
Band B: £1,304.79
Band C: £1,491.19
Band D: £1,677.59
Band E: £2,164.07
Band F: £2,647.11
Band G: £3,157.71
Band H: £3,913.27

Fife Council

Band A: £1,054.73
Band B: £1,230.52
Band C: £1,406.31
Band D: £1,582.10
Band E: £2,039.24
Band F: £2,493.17
Band G: £2,972.70
Band H: £3,682.39

Perth & Kinross Council

Band A: £1,102.27
Band B: £1,285.98
Band C: £1,469.69
Band D: £1,653.40
Band E: £2,132.29
Band F: £2,607.80
Band G: £3,110.33
Band H: £3,854.00

Stamp Duty Land Tax

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For residential property transactions, the rate of tax is determined by reference to percentages of the chargeable consideration for the transaction falling within the bands below:

Up to £145,000  - Nil
Over £145,000 to £250,000  - 2% SDLT Rate
Over £250,000 to £325,000 - 5% DLT Rate
Over £325,750 to £750,000 - 10% DLT Rate
Over £750,000  - 12% DLT Rate

Home Reports

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There are three main elements within the Home Report: a Single Survey, an Energy Report and a Property Questionnaire.

Single Survey

  • Detailed information about the condition and value of the home
  • Includes an audit of accessible features useful for older and disabled people, and parents with young children

Energy Report

  • Energy efficiency rating and environmental impact of the home in terms of carbon emissions
  • Allows buyers to compare energy costs between homes
  • Recommends ways to improve energy efficiency and reduce emissions of the home; provides contact details for further information and advice

Property Questionnaire

  • Additional useful information for potential buyers
  • Includes, for example: council tax band, parking facilities, factoring arrangements, relevant local authority notices and alterations made to the home
  • Reduces the risk of difficulties or delays in completing the sale