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London Borough Business Rates Guide

London Borough Business Rates Guide

We know charities and community organisations continually struggle to pay their overheads. It can feel like the bills are never ending. There is good news when it comes to business rates though.
Social Impact Assessment

Why Social Impact Assessments Matter

You may have heard the term ‘Social Impact Assessment’ but might not know exactly what it means. Relax, we’re here to help. In today's rapidly changing world, commercial businesses are...
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Charity Business Rates Relief?

We know charities and community organisations continually struggle to pay their overheads. It can feel like the bills are never ending. There is good news when it comes to business rates though.
changes in business rates

UK Business Rates Modernisation Bill Guide

In the ever-evolving landscape of business, adaptability is key. The United Kingdom, with its dynamic economy, is no stranger to the need for periodic updates to legislation governing commerce.
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Strategies to Avoid Business Rates on Empty Properties

In our view, the need to pay business rates on most vacant commercial properties can exacerbate financial problems for many UK businesses.
WHO PAYS BUSINESS RATES

Who Pays Business Rates?

In the intricate web of commercial property transactions, one question often comes up for both landlords and tenants alike: who is responsible for paying business rates? This issue has far-reaching implications for businesses and property owners alike...