29/4/20 – Opportunities for Business Rates Mitigation during the COVID-19 pandemic

Opportunities for Business Rates Mitigation during the COVID-19 pandemic.

It is natural that, in these difficult times, occupiers are looking for opportunities to reduce their exposure to any non-productive costs and reducing business rates liability is high on the list.

Business rates are governed by complex legislation which determines when rates are payable, and in what circumstances rateable values can be reduced to reflect changed circumstances.

Aitchison Raffety has produced a guide explaining those areas of the law that can provide opportunities to mitigate business rates, including empty property rates as a result of coronavirus.

Download Aitchison Raffety Guide to Opportunities for Business Rates Mitigation during COVID-19