The Times reports that delays in awarding refunds on business rates are costing UK retailers £115 million.This is on top of the £7 billion paid annually by retailers , in business rates.
Commercial Property Advisors (CPA) is concerned that if retailers delay challenging their rates demands, the amount of appeals in the system may become a logjam, and a financial lifeline may thus be lost.
CPA enjoys great success in successfully appealing rates demands,wining thousands for their clients with a success rate of 80%. It is happy to advise firms on a no- obligation , no win no fee basis. Even surveys are undertaken free of charge, where necessary. CPA's monitoring of the appeal, together with its prompt submissions to the relevant authorities, ensure that clients have one less thing to worry about, as they confront unprecedentedly tough trading conditions.