Chancellor Rishi Sunak is expected to announce temporary relief from business rates for high-street shops at his first Budget today.
Business rates for the coming year will be abolished for small businesses, chancellor Rishi Sunak has revealed in his first budget.
The Booksellers Association (BA) and more than 50 major retailers are calling on the government to take the first steps towards fundamental business rates reform... Read more
Amazon is set to receive a multi-million pound tax rebate following a legal row over business rates at its Rugeley warehouse.
Daunt Books Chelsea will cease trading next month owing to "extremely high" rent and rates.
The government announced cuts to business rates in the Queen’s Speech today (19th December) in a bid to revive the high street.... Read more
The Scottish Parliament is considering plans to give local authorities more control over business rates, sparking "extreme concern" from the Booksellers Association.
The Booksellers Association has welcomed the Treasury Select Committee findings into business rates which describe the current regime as a "broken system".... Read more
Baroness Gail Rebuck, the chair of Penguin Random House UK, is urging publishers as well as booksellers to submit evidence to the Treasury Committee’s business... Read more
The Bookseller is calling on readers, authors, agents, publishers and the general public to sign a petition urging the government to give bookshops the same business rate discount... Read more