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Author: Andrew Idle Created: 13/11/2014 16:51
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24/10/2017 09:03

News that business leaders are calling on the Chancellor to freeze business rates payments over the next two years will go down well with ratepayers in general.

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18/09/2017 09:20

Those who bemoan lack of support to small businesses would have to acknowledge that the UK Government has done the right thing by extending Small Business Relief on business rates with effect from April 2017.

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02/07/2017 10:11

We have found that many of the Premises which we handle on behalf of Clients have suffered rates assessments uplifts for the new 2017 Rating List.

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03/04/2017 16:12

Given that market rents in a significant number of locations in West Yorkshire have remained static or even fallen in some cases since the ‘old list’ was produced in 2010, this increase in rateable value is surprising, but will be welcomed by rating consultants no doubt.

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09/03/2017 14:22

The most significant of the small changes made in the Chancellor’s 2017 Spring Budget is in connection with business rate relief.

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22/02/2017 17:38

Many businesses and organisations that are looking for commercial premises to rent seem to have some awareness of the new Rating List provisions for Small Businesses, which will become effective from 1st April 2017.

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22/11/2016 11:45

It has just been announced in the National Press, that no appeals will be granted under the new 2017 business rating list, unless the reduction in rateable value is at least 15%. 

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10/10/2016 10:14

The new rates revaluations will be effective from 1st April 2017 and are meant to reflect market rents paid as of 1st April 2015.  A good number of businesses should see reductions rather than increases in business rates from next April.

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07/10/2015 10:04

 The Chancellor has announced that he is giving more control over Business Rates back to the Council.  Find out what this could mean for businesses in the Yorkshire region, with insight from Andrew Idle.

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06/03/2015 14:03

The deadline for business rates appeals is now fast approaching so if your business has overpaid on business rates between 1st April 2010 and 31st March 2015 then you must act fast.

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