Business Rates

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2017 Business Rates Revaluation

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Check Challenge Appeal (CCA)

Roger Hannah & Co are rating specialists with a proven track record of successfully reducing rateable values throughout the UK. Our dedicated and experienced business rates relief team can provide the following services:

  • Reviewing rateable values and determining grounds for appeal
  • Challenging excessive assessments and securing reductions
  • Providing representation at Valuation Tribunal hearings
  • Providing advice to mitigate empty rates liability
  • Identifying and securing reliefs and exemptions
  • Securing rates reductions due to Material Change of Circumstances

Future revaluations will now take place every three years.

Business rates represent one of the largest overheads for businesses and a successful business rates appeal or a carefully devised rates mitigation scheme can lead to substantial savings in the amount of rates you pay. 

Your Enquiry

By typing your property address including the postcode and the rateable value onto the enquiry section of our contact form, we can research your assessment prior to calling you directly. Your initial input allows us to swiftly advise on the best approach for you moving forward....saves time that way.

By helping to reduce your Business Rates expenditure we add profitability to your business...

...this is our ultimate aim.

Latest Case studies

“Rateable Value Halved” - 2017 Business Rates CCA System » 10th January 2018

We effectively reduced the Rateable Value in half and generating savings in excess of £20,000 in business rates payable over the 5 year Rating List period.

Conversion Works » 23rd October 2017

Following the recent Supreme Court decision the interpretation of rating law has been altered when considering works of repair, refurbishment, conversion and redevelopment.

Wheel Forge Way, Trafford Park » 23rd October 2017

Acting on behalf of a national online clothing retailer Roger Hannah & Co were successful in agreeing a substantial reduction in the business rates assessment of an industrial unit in Trafford Park Manchester.

Latest News

Business Rates Update » 18th January 2018

The Chancellors Autumn Statement included 3 important changes to the business rates system. Two months on we review what it actually means?


Roger Hannah and Co submit first wave of 2017 business rates “Checks” despite the furore!

2017 Business Rates Appeals Procedure » 21st July 2017

The changes to the appeals system are significant and place the onus firmly on the ratepayer to demonstrate their assessment is excessive.