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Business rates are one of the largest expenses! But it does not have to be

Did you know that the largest rates for a single premises paid by the business to the government is £6,5430,000 per annum? 

Submit your contact details and get a free consultation on the likelihood of successfully obtaining a business rates reduction!

Appeal Your Business Rates Today!

How does business rates appeal process work? 

Home 1

STEP 1 
CHECK

We will analyse your current business situation and confirm whether you qualify for successful appeal of business rates.

Home 2

STEP 2 
CHALLENGE

Once VOA verifies our factual evidence, we will submit a detailed assessment and valuation evidence to challenge the rateable value.

Home 3

STEP 3 
APPEAL

If the case proceeds to appeal we will present your case to the independent panel and cross-examine the VOA evidence.

Frequently questions asked by a business owners

How long does it take to appeal?

In the unlikely scenario business rates, appeals can take up to 18 months and depends on the complexity of the individual case. In most of the cases, VOA provides the decision within 4-12 months of initial check and challenge submission

How likely appeal will be successful?

It really depends on the location of the premises and the current business rates, we will analyse location your premises and provide you with free consultation on the likelihood of potential business rates reduction and chance of successful appeal 

What are your fees for handling business appeal?

We do not charge anything upfront and our fees are on the basis of ‘no win, no fee’.  We can provide you with a tailored quote based on the savings we achieve in the event of successful appeal

Are there any fees payable to Valuation Office Agency?

Since 2017, and introduction of ‘check, challenge and appeal’, all business rates challenges are generally chargeable at £300 per appeal or £150 for smaller businesses

Contact us for a free advice

5-25 Zetland House, Scrutton Street,  EC2A 4HJ

020 8050 3075

info@businessrates.org