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BUSINESS RATES SPECIALIST CVS SET TO SMASH £10,000 FUNDRAISING TARGET FOR SPARKS
Tuesday, September 23, 2014
CVS, the UK’s leading business rates specialist operate with offices in Manchester, Bristol and London. Each year, the company takes part in various fundraising activities across each office to raise...
GOLF CLUBS TAKE A SWING AT HIGH BUSINESS RATES BILLS
Friday, September 12, 2014
New data shows there is over £40 million in unappealed business rates across UK golf courses Golf season has been in full swing this summer with Rory McIlroy bagging two majors this year, taking...
STA-RTLING SAVINGS FOR STA TRAVEL
Friday, September 5, 2014
Popular travel operator jets off with £355,000 of business rates savings STA Travel is the world’s largest student and youth travel company, and has 50 retail travel stores and offices in London...
CVS DOES CHARITY... AND WE ARE DOING VERY WELL SO FAR!
Friday, August 29, 2014
CVS’ chosen charity of 2014 is Sparks, the leading children’s medical research charity. As a company, we have been fundraising for Sparks since February this year. We have taken part in quite a...
EXCELLENCE FOUND AT THE CORE
Wednesday, August 13, 2014
We're pleased to welcome the third intake to the Centre of Rating Excellence following huge success of previous candidates The Centre of Rating Excellence, or “CORE” as it is more...
DCLG BOWS TO INDUSTRY PRESSURE AND SCRAPS BUSINESS RATES REVIEW
Friday, August 8, 2014
The Department for Communities and Local Government (DCLG) has announced that they have scrapped a controversial review of business rates appeals.   In a letter issued online, the...
“TESCO TAX: ARE YOU FOR OR AGAINST?”
Friday, August 1, 2014
There has been a lot of talk about the proposed ‘Tesco Tax’. Some people are all for it, others are dead against.  Some 20 Local Authorities are backing the ‘Tesco Tax’ on big retailers,...
“DO IT ONCE, AT THE RIGHT TIME, AND DO IT PROPERLY”
Thursday, July 31, 2014
  We’re urging Government to get reform right and stop creating uncertainty. No one likes paying taxes, especially if they don’t understand what the tax is based on and how it is formulated...