Waste operators wishing to dispose of waste at landfill sites in England, Wales and Northern Ireland will need to pay £84.40 per tonne from 1 April 2016, the Finance (No.2) Bill 2014-15 has revealed.
The bill, which was presented to Parliament yesterday (23 March) and is expected to have passed all its stages tomorrow (25 March 2015), makes into law the duties and tax amendments that were announced in the Budget 2014, the Autumn Statement 2014 and the Budget 2015.
It specifies that from 1 April 2016, the standard rate of landfill tax will rise from its 2015/16 rate of £82.60 per tonne to ‘84.40 for each whole tonne disposed of and a proportionately reduced sum for any additional part of a tonne’,
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