A Parliamentary committee has recommended a reduction in business rates and increased taxation on online businesses like Amazon in a report described as “the most radical assessment of the state of the rates re ... Read more
Last year was a difficult one for the industry, with a variety of challenges striking at the heart of the casual dining sector. Emma Lake weighs up if 2019 holds any relief for hospitality operators
The Chancellor has been accused of “tackling a forest fire with a water pistol” after parts of his budget were revealed to include business rates relief and a relaxing of rules on wedding venues.
The Liberal Democrats will pressure the Government to abolish “onerous” and “unsupportable” business rates in a move which could potentially see the system scrapped as early as next year, party leader Vince Cab ... Read more