Westminster News

New opportunities for councils to benefit from growth

Councils are being encouraged to join forces and put forward proposals to retain the growth in their business rates income as the Secretary for Communities and Local Government Sajid Javid announces new pilots today (1 September 2017).

Businesses set for lower bills

Businesses across the country will get lower bills that accurately reflect changes in their local property market.

Thousands of businesses across the country are set to benefit from falls in their business rates bills, figures released today (17 February 2017) show.