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The Future High Streets Fund has now opened, asking local towns to make a bid for a share of £675m to transform their high streets.
The rejuvenation of local community hubs is reliant on the innovation of local authorities, said Sir John Timpson’s The High Street Report, published today.
Almost three-quarters of London Designer Outlet’s retailers will not benefit from business rates reforms announced by the chancellor this week, its developer has said.
The industry has called on government to extend business rate relief from small businesses to all retailers to help ease pressure on the high street.
Business rates will be cut by one-third for smaller shops, chancellor Philip Hammond announced in his Autumn Budget today.
Business rates bills will be cut by a third for almost half a million small retailers in the budget today.
Chancellor Philip Hammond is reported to be considering a £300m tax cut for shops in Britain’s most deprived town centres in a bid to help the high street.
Retail and property experts have said changes made to business rates in the autumn Budget do not go far enough to create a fairer system.
Bobby Lane, partner at accountancy firm Shelley Stock Hutter, looks at how the fashion industry fared in the autumn Budget 2017.
Businesses are set to save £2.3bn through changes to the rules for business rates, chancellor Philip Hammond announced in today’s autumn Budget.