Freedom of information response

Commercial property investment through offshore vehicles

Publication date: 
Friday 9 October 2020
Request: 

1) Confirmation of whether or not this local authority owns or has purchased any commercial or residential property through an offshore vehicle (i.e. any company, special purpose vehicle, unit trust or any other ownership structure that is registered outside of England)
2) A list of the properties this local authority owns through offshore vehicles and the registered addresses of all these offshore vehicles
3) A calculation of how much stamp duty tax saving this local authority has made by purchasing/owning properties through offshore vehicles according to your most recent accounts

Response: 

1. None

2. N/a

3. N/a

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Request reference:
FOI 10299