Land Transaction Tax paid on St John's Manor (FOI)
Land Transaction Tax paid on St John's Manor (FOI)Produced by the Bailiff's Chamber
Authored by Government of Jersey and published on 13 October 2021.
Prepared internally, no external costs.
How much land transaction tax was paid when St John's Manor was recently sold? If this information is not held then please explain why?
Article 29 of the Freedom of Information Law (2011) prevents the disclosure of information that is prohibited by any enactment. Article 8 of the Revenue Administration Law (2019) prohibits the disclosure of any information obtained under a Revenue Law, including the Land Transaction Tax Law, for any purpose other than that for which it was obtained.
The requested information is therefore exempt.
Article 29 - Other prohibitions or restrictions
Information is absolutely exempt information if the disclosure of the information by the scheduled public authority holding it –
(a) is prohibited by or under an enactment;
(b) is incompatible with a European Union or an international obligation that applies to Jersey; or
(c) would constitute or be punishable as a contempt of court.