§ Major TASKER
asked the Chancellor of the Exchequer the number of officials employed in the Valuation Office of the Inland Revenue; what are their functions; and what is the cost to the taxpayer?
The number of officials now employed in the Valuation Office, including clerks, is 827. The office performs a variety of valuation duties both for Revenue and for other Government purposes; these functions are detailed in Command Paper 918 of 1920. The estimated cost for the year 1925–26 is £369,764.