A butcher's in a farm shop© Tim Scrivener
Farmers and landowners considering mounting a challenge to their 2017 business rates valuation will be doing so under a reformed appeals system. Edward Crabtree of Savills’ rating team explains the key points of the expected changes and what’s involved in the appeals process. Why is the appeals process for business rate valuations being reformed? The government is trying to reduce the number of unnecessary appeals, while streamlining the process for small businesses. There are more than 300,000 outstanding appeals. Edward […]