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April 30, 2018

A leading independent association has called for business rates to be cut for Britain’s “struggling” high street, claiming that estate agents are one of the three types of firms most likely to be in trouble, and that three stores a day closed last year in the UK.

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April 25, 2018

A group of MPs has called on the government to explain its U-turn on a promise to compensate councils fully for losses over changes to business rates.

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April 19, 2018

Former director general for public services Andrew Hudson has been appointed to lead the review of the business rates system by the Ministry of Housing, Communities and Local Government.

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April 4, 2018

‚ÄčThere's a warning the health of Britain's high streets is being threatened by various business costs which will rise in April.

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March 15, 2018

Philip Hammond announced today that the government will bring forward the next revaluation of business rates from 2022 to 2021. The change is part of plans to revalue rates every three years, meaning changes in business rates will be less dramatic at each revaluation.

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