Find out the latest business rates multiplier and other recent changes to the business rates system
As of 1 April 2017, permanent changes have been introduced to the Small Business Rate Relief system:
The government has announced changes from 1 April 2017 to help businesses who have significant increases in rates bills as a result of the 2017 revaluation:
Eligible ratepayers have been notified of these changes. However, if you think you may be eligible please contact us and we can advise you of the reliefs and exemptions that are available and explain whether they apply to your business.
This is a free service so please contact us for advice before paying for the services of a Business Rates Consultant.
At the Spring Budget, the government announced a new relief scheme for pubs that have a rateable value of below £100,000.
Under the scheme, eligible pubs have been granted a £1,000 discount on their bill for 2017/2018.
The Chancellor announced in the Autumn Budget that this scheme has been extended to 2018/19.