HM Treasury’s consultation on Business Rates Reform
11th September 2020
HM Treasury is consulting on Business Rates Reform which is a significant problem for large components of the tourism industry.
UKHospitality has calculated that businesses such as hotels, pubs, restaurants and visitor attractions pay £2.7bn in business rates, which represents 9% of the total business rates paid in the UK, even though the these business represent just 4% of UK business turnover.
Deadline: Friday 18th September
The consultation document can be found here.