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Few people will be shedding tears over the recent news that President Trump’s Turnberry golf resort in Scotland has been hit by a 30% increase in business rates.
A recent case has substantial implications for many involved in rating.
Few people realise the statutory timescales that the VOA has to work to under the new “Check, Challenge, Appeal” regime. Here they are.
I keep thinking that we may have reached saturation point when it comes to another sector calling out for reform of business rates but they just keep on coming.
Tory peer Lord Wolfson has said that business rates need to be updated to reflect major changes in retail.
Should relegation from the Premier League be classed as a Material Change of Circumstances when it comes to rating?
Now that I have written about Wales recently it’s only fair I switch to our more northerly neighbours.
The next non-domestic rating revaluation in Wales will now take place in 2021, bringing it into line with the next revaluation in England.
A short but certainly not sweet update on another impact of the revaluation on businesses across England and Wales.
Empty Property Rates Mitigation R (Principled Offsite Logistics Limited) v Trafford Council  EWHC 1687 (Admin) In an important decision for those holding empty property and subject to a...