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Finance (No. 2) Bill (11 Dec 2017)

Ruth George: ...need investment. I refer to Labour’s proposals for a business investment bank to borrow to invest in the companies that drive our productivity and growth. Instead, only four in 10 small companies survive for five years. They have been hit by the rise in VAT and business rates, cuts to regional development funds, and the lack of investment in our infrastructure. The Government...

Written Answers — Department for Communities and Local Government: Non-domestic Rates: Greater London (7 Dec 2017)

Marcus Jones: ...2017 the Government increased the threshold for small business rate relief from £6,000 to £12,000. As a result over 600,000 small businesses pay no rates at all. The threshold for the standard business rates multiplier has also increased to £51,000, taking 275,000 smaller properties out of the higher rate. The Government launched a further package of support for businesses...

Written Answers — Department for Communities and Local Government: Licensed Premises: Non-domestic Rates (7 Dec 2017)

Daniel Kawczynski: To ask the Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government, what assessment his Department has made of the potential merits of reviewing the system for assessing the level of business rates levied on public houses and hotels; and if he will make a statement.

Written Answers — HM Treasury: Non-domestic Rates: Valuation (7 Dec 2017)

Daniel Kawczynski: To ask Mr Chancellor of the Exchequer, what training Valuation Office staff receive on assessing business rates.

Written Answers — HM Treasury: Non-domestic Rates (7 Dec 2017)

Lord Beecham: To ask Her Majesty's Government whether, and to what extent, they intend to compensate local authorities for the loss of £2.3 billion over the next five years resulting from their decision that business rates will increase by CPI rather than RPI.

Scottish Parliament: Non-domestic Rates (7 Dec 2017)

Derek Mackay: ...: Gordon Lindhurst, like pretty much every other Tory member, is totally ignorant of the facts when it comes to non-domestic rates. The Scottish Government does not determine appeals in relation to business rates; there is a separate and independent due process for that. It is the case that many businesses appeal their valuations, and material considerations are taken into account, but it...

Scottish Parliament: Sea Fisheries and End-year Negotiations (7 Dec 2017)

Peter Chapman: ...in processing capacity in north-east Scotland. We are losing business and jobs to Humberside, where fish processing is growing. We appear to be uncompetitive, due, in great measure, to large increases in business rates. We need to reverse that trend in order to handle the extra fish that Brexit will bring. Cod is a great example of how stocks have improved over the past 10 years. In 2006,...

Telecommunications Infrastructure (Relief from Non-Domestic Rates) Bill - Third Reading (6 Dec 2017)

Lord Bourne of Aberystwyth: ...and deprived and isolated areas that are difficult to get to. Again, we would want to take account of and pay special attention to that. At Second Reading we benefited from hearing about the concerns about business rates of the noble Earl, Lord Erroll, and my noble friend Lady Harding. I am very grateful to the noble Lord, Lord Kennedy, and the noble Baroness, Lady Pinnock, for their...

Trade and Customs Policy - Motion to Take Note (5 Dec 2017)

Baroness Fairhead: ...new markets and promote our business, supported by finance, as an important step. He asked why we do not use the tax system to incentivise trade and investment. The Government are trying to create the right environment. For example, the recent Budget acted on business rates, increased levels of infrastructure investment, boosted R&D spending and lay the foundations for the UK to become...

Written Answers — Department for Communities and Local Government: Energy: Non-domestic Rates (5 Dec 2017)

Justin Madders: To ask the Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government, which energy generation technologies are exempted from business rates in England and Wales.

Written Answers — HM Treasury: Non-domestic Rates (5 Dec 2017)

Bim Afolami: Whether his Department plans to review the business rates system.

Budget Statement - Motion to Take Note (Continued) (4 Dec 2017)

Lord McKenzie of Luton: ...to deliver many of these properties, which are now applauded. Of course, that was at a time when materials were difficult to obtain, being just after the Second World War. There is much to learn from what he did. The switch from RPI to CPI for business rates is welcome, if a little late. As for other tax measures, the Government have published an array of policy measures, announced in the...

Budget Statement - Motion to Take Note (4 Dec 2017)

the Bishop of Portsmouth: ...this great ship. My second point concerns social care—the subject of another great silence. I did not hear a syllable on it pass the Chancellor’s lips. The status quo is bad enough. The decision to link business rates to CPI, not RPI, is no arcane statistical recalibration. It may be good for business; it is surely bad for hard-pressed local authorities, reducing their already...

Written Answers — HM Treasury: Business Premises: Valuation (4 Dec 2017)

Bill Esterson: ...pursuant to the Answer of 27 November 2017 to Question 115208 on business premises: valuation, what plans he has to change the amount charged by the Valuation Office Agency to revalue properties for business rates purposes.

Oral Answers to Questions — Communities and Local Government: Topical Questions (4 Dec 2017)

Maria Caulfield: The move to calculate business rates using CPI instead of RPI is reducing bills for many small businesses across the country, but 62 councils are yet to move to CPI despite the Government providing Budget funding. What are the Government doing to ensure that all councils use CPI to calculate their business rates?

Written Answers — Department for Communities and Local Government: Solar Power: Non-domestic Rates (1 Dec 2017)

Marcus Jones: Business rates are based on valuations from the Valuation Office Agency and we are not involved in their independent assessments. My Department has put in place a £3.6 billion transitional relief scheme to support ratepayers in England, including those in the solar power sector, at the 2017 revaluation. The scheme ensures that annual increases in rate bills caused by the revaluation are...

Written Answers — Department for Communities and Local Government: Local Government Finance (1 Dec 2017)

Heidi Allen: To ask the Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government, what plans he has to implement an up-to-date needs assessment for local authority area funding in the absence of the 100 per cent business rates retention scheme.

Written Answers — Department for Communities and Local Government: Solar Power: Non-domestic Rates (1 Dec 2017)

Marcus Jones: My Department does not hold information on business rates liabilities. Business rates are based on valuations from the Valuation Office Agency and we are not involved in their independent assessments.

Written Answers — HM Treasury: Solar Power: Non-domestic Rates (1 Dec 2017)

Justin Madders: To ask Mr Chancellor of the Exchequer, what recent meetings his Department has had with representatives of the solar industry on business rates for rooftop solar power.


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