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Business rates: Sainsbury's boss urges 'fundamental reform'
…" to business rates, amid concerns increases could spark High Street store closures. Mike… of the rate revaluations will be felt and business groups have been asking for help… says although more than 500,000 businesses will see their rates increase, 1.34m…


Business for Scotland predicts Indyref2 announcement within weeks
…, saying it expects a second referendum to be called within weeks. Business… the Brexit vote. Business for Scotland focused on the economic case for independence… to supporters, Mr MacIntyre-Kemp said: "Business for Scotland was a vital contributor…


BBC World News business headlines
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Mark Drakeford explains business rates relief scheme
…. Ministers said the scheme, from April, would help businesses whose rates are rising due…


'My business rates are going up 62%'
…After the first revaluation for seven years, new business rates come into force… in England on the 1 April. Many small businesses, GP surgeries and schools complain… they are facing increases. The government says that under the changes 600,000 businesses


Business rate system 'not fit for purpose'
…Enterprises are about to start paying a new set of business rates after… the first revaluation in seven years. It's thought that 500,000 small businesses, shops…


Business Live: Wall Street shares flat
… Kraft Heinz bid. Unilever's shares soar following Kraft approach. Business rates row…


Disability Works: Breaking down barriers in business
… £249bn to the economy. So what should businesses be doing to try to get a share… business and economics unit. We'll be looking at how businesses work with people… with disabilities and how disabled people have made business work for them. Challenging…


Business revolt grows over 'outrageous and unfair' rate change
… the government's "outrageous" changes to business rates in England. They are most vexed about… the BBC three in four businesses would not see an increase in their bill. Other… signatories to the letter include the Federation of Small Businesses, Revo…


Schools fear business rate rise will be 'breaking point'
…A sharp rise in schools' business rates could push some budgets beyond breaking… point, say head teachers' leaders. Business rates, charged on property in England… that he expected many schools to appeal against their new business rate rises…