Tag : business rates
Six shops a day vanishing from high streetsSubscription
Six shops a day have disappeared from British high streets over the past seven years, according to analysis of newly released government data.
Mary Portas calls for business rates freezeSubscription
Retail consultant Mary Portas has urged the chancellor to do more to tackle rising business rates.
Revo calls for Budget business rates capSubscription
Retail property organisation Revo has urged the government to bring in a 2% cap on the inflationary rise in business rates in the upcoming Budget.
Chancellor 'scrapping business rates rise'Subscription
Chancellor Philip Hammond is poised to scrap plans to raise business rates by 3.9% next April.
Losses mount at Aldo amid business rate woesSubscription
Footwear retailer Aldo has announced it made a loss of £1.8m in the year to January 2017, as revenues fall stores close.
Indies call for business rates freeze as hike looms Subscription
Independent fashion retailers across England have called on the government to freeze business rates, as they brace for another predicted rise in April.
Steep business rates rise ahead for small shopsSubscription
Over 56,000 English shops will face steep tax hikes next year, according to new research.
BRC calls for retailer support in Budget Subscription
The British Retail Consortium is calling for action to support consumer spending and help encourage private sector investment in the upcoming Budget.
The chief executive of the British Retail Consortium (BRC) has called for business rates to be frozen as UK inflation hits a five-year high.
Business rates appeals to face fixed time limitsSubscription
The government is expected to enforce stricter time limits for business rates appeals before April, despite complaints that the appeals process is in disarray.