Up to 18,000 smaller pubs to see business rates cut
Up to 18,000 smaller pubs will see their business rates bill cut by £1,000 under a new relief policy to be introduced in April. "
Hotel insolvencies 'increased by 60% in 2019'
Hotel insolvencies in the UK hit a five-year high in 2019, rising by 60% to 144, according to research by accountancy group UHY Hacker Young.
Government renews commitment to business rates reform in Queen's Speech
The government has confirmed its commitment to a review of business rates in today’s Queen Speech, and stated that revaluations will be held on a three-year cycle from 2021.