Briefing: A review of business rate revaluations

Policy product type
LGiU essential policy briefing
Published date
November 14, 2017
Danielle Henry LGiU associate
Issues Covered
  • budget speculation
  • effects on businesses
  • impact on shops
Economy and Regeneration, Local government finance
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Business rates were revalued in April 2017 and a further rise in business rates is planned for April 2018. What could be the impact of revaluation and will the 2018 rise go ahead?

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