Tag : business rates relief
Bigger indies 'frustrated' by Budget Subscription
Independent retailers across the UK have welcomed the business rates suspension announced in this week’s Budget, but claim it is “unfair” to have dismissed the bigger independents and multiple retailers also occupying the high street.
The retail industry is calling for urgent action on business rates from the government as high streets across the UK prepare for another wave of store closures.
Retailers left without promised rates reliefSubscription
Many eligible retailers have been left without their business rates discounts worth up to £8,000 as local councils face problems in applying the renewed rates, just two weeks before the start of the new tax year.