Business rates are based on the rateable value of non-domestic properties, but an ever-changing business rates system in the UK has led to more and more business owners wishing to challenge their rates liability.
If rateable values have been applied incorrectly by the Valuation Office Agency (VOA), the impact on companies as they experience unnecessary financial difficulties can be significant.
The Chartered Rating Surveyors at Eddisons have vast experience of challenging business rates across all industries. We understand the issues faced by sole traders and companies when their rates have been set incorrectly and have the rating expertise to quickly recognise any such inaccuracies. Our industry leading success rates in business rates appeals is down to the time we invest initially in assessing your business and property so that we only go on to work with you and pursue an appeal where it is appropriate to do so.
Seeking the advice of professional business rates surveyors provides the best chance of a successful rating appeal, and subsequent reduction in rates. Our qualified rating surveyors provide guidance on all rating reliefs and rebates.
We operate from regional offices throughout the UK, and have a long track record of making successful challenges on behalf of our clients, including those in the healthcare, leisure and education industries.
The Eddisons team carries out professional business rates consultation and assessment, utilising our advanced knowledge of the system. As well as dealing with all industries, we cover a wide range of premises including warehouses, factories, retail outlets and offices.
Keeping our clients’ needs firmly in mind, ‘no win, no fee’ is offered for all services apart from tribunal hearings. As this method of funding requires no upfront payment, it demonstrates the confidence we have in our own ability to succeed.
Call one of our expert Business Rates team for an informal discussion, or to book a detailed business rates assessment. As a long-established and trusted firm of business rating surveyors, Eddisons has the commercial acumen and practical experience needed to effect a reduction in business rates and increase profitability.