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There is still time to act

Appeals against rateable values must be lodged now IT won’t court much controversy to say that this year’s update of non-domestic (or business) rates has …

Licensees take aim at rate levels

Operators across Scotland have been rocked by the draft rateable values THE release of new draft rateable values has sent shockwaves through the licensed …

Time for change?

The Barclay review group will present its findings to Scottish ministers in July THE business rates system will be put under the magnifying glass later this …

Trade braced for business rates hit

Many operators set for a sting when new values go live on April 1 FROM this April, Scottish businesses will see changes to their non-domestic rates bill for …

Time for Holyrood to step in on rates

STA calls for freeze on implementation until Barclay group reports By Dave Hunter & Matthew Lynas OPERATORS, trade groups and local councillors are …

Challenging a high rates bill

Specialists weigh in on what on-trade operators can do MANY operators across the Scottish trade are facing a serious hike in non-domestic rates this spring, …