Blogs

George Osborne Fails to Deliver on Business Rates Promise
Thursday, April 7, 2016
According to the head of the industry’s trade association, most consumers now shop online, the price of occupying properties is rising, and a much out-dated business rates system is still in place....
CVS Battle Hard with VOA
Tuesday, March 15, 2016
With the announcement of the 2016/17 Uniform Business Rates Multipliers now confirmed which shows that business rates will now generate £23.5 billion in revenue for local Councils, an increase of £...
Business Rates Set to Reach Landmark High
Friday, March 11, 2016
CVS Business Rent & Rates Specialists work hard on behalf of ratepayers throughout the country to reduce the amount of commercial tax they pay on their premises. The business rate tax is set...
Government Plans to Water Down Structural Review of the Business Rates System
Friday, February 26, 2016
Back in the 2014 December Autumn Statement it was revealed by the coalition led Government that a structural review of the business rates system would be launched. George Osborne, the Chancellor...
Another Year Supporting Sparks
Friday, January 29, 2016
Here at CVS we know that giving something back is just as important as running a successful business and raising money for charity is always on our radar. Over the past two years we have focussed our...
CVS on Hand to Help Businesses Affected by Flooding
Friday, January 15, 2016
CVS Business Rent & Rates Specialists work hard on behalf of ratepayers throughout the country to reduce the amount of commercial tax they pay on their premises. Over the last few months,...
Check, Challenge, Appeal: Reforming Business Rates Appeals
Tuesday, January 5, 2016
CVS, the business rent and rates specialists, is a RICS-regulated commercial property agent which has been involved in Business Rates for 16 years. CVS employs more than 230 dedicated Rating Staff...
Delay to Business Rates Review
Thursday, December 3, 2015
In last year’s Autumn Statement it was revealed by the coalition led Government that a structural review of the business rates system would be launched. George Osborne, the Chancellor of the...
CVS Reacts to the Autumn Statement
Thursday, November 26, 2015
  Yesterday, the Chancellor, George Osborne gave a speech outlining his financial plan for the future. This was made up of an Autumn Statement and Spending Review which revealed Councils will...
Check, Challenge, Appeal
Friday, November 13, 2015
CVS Business Rent & Rates Specialists recently gave our thoughts on  the consultation paper for Check, Challenge, Appeal as part of the reforming the business rates appeal system. This was...