Public invited to have say in Kerry property tax rate

People in Kerry are being invited to have their say on what the rate of the Local Property Tax should be in the county next year. Houses Under legislation, councillors in each county can set the rate of the LPT within the range of plus or minus 15 percent of the basic rate which is set nationally. Councillors will vote on the matter at a meeting in September, taking into consideration the wider impact on the local authority’s finances. Anyone with views on the issue is invited to make a submission by August 31st.