News & Events
9th Feb 2016
In an unusual case, the Upper Tribunal has determined that a former retail warehouse building should be treated as exempt from rates as an agricultural building, because it was being used solely in connection with agricultural use.
27th Jan 2016
The Department for Communities and Local Government (DCLG) has confirmed provisional Uniform Business Rate (UBR) multipliers for the 2016/17.
14th Dec 2015
Roger Hannah & Co Wishes you a Very Merry Christmas
11th Nov 2015
3 new recruits who each specialise in their individual fields, Roger Hannah & Co has effectively added addition specialist resource to the Landlord & Tenant, Building Surveying and Facilities Management departments.
28th Sep 2015
New business rates legislation proposed by the Government will increase the administrative burden on small firms; these proposals contain three new measures which have been heavily criticised simply put it would appear the Government are seeking to discourage businesses from appealing their rating assessments.
21st Sep 2015
With the Rugby World Cup Kicking off this weekend and due to deliver a staggering £2.2bn in revenue, research has revealed the 13 stadiums being used to host the tournament will pay a combined Business Rates bill of over £13m this year.
14th Aug 2015
The Upper Tribunal (Lands Chamber) made a ruling earlier this year in Gallagher (VO) V Dr M Read& Partners & Dr J Poyser & Partners
14th Aug 2015
April 1st 2017 is a date that should be in every businesses diary. This is the date the new rating list comes into effect.
5th Aug 2015
The Supreme Court has recently decided on a case which concerned how to determine whether business premises constitute one, or more than one assessment
14th Jul 2015
The business rates appeals system is facing meltdown with over 280,000 appeals currently outstanding.