Many commercial property owners and occupiers automatically absorb the costs incurred by Business Rates, which is one of the larger financial overheads for any company.
Business Rates are re-assessed every 5 years with the current Rating List being effective from 1st April 2010 to 31 March 2015. The purpose of the 5 yearly revaluation process is to bring rating assessments in line with changes to market rents generally.
Examples of issues that can affect rateable values or rates liability include:
At Petty Chartered Surveyors we have a proven track record in securing rate reductions and believe in taking a more proactive approach on behalf of clients, so as to ensure the lowest rate liability is incurred during both the short and long term occupation or ownership of a commercial property.
Our Business Rates services can be tailored to fit your specific requirements and can include:
For further information and more detailed discussions on either a formal or informal basis you can contact us by any of the following methods: