‘Golden opportunity’ missed after Government rejects business rate share for local councils

‘Golden opportunity’ missed after Government rejects business rate share for local councils

The Government has rejected proposals to hand town and parish councils a share of business rates to boost their role in economic development.

Councils urged to boost small firm spending

Entrepreneurs have urged councils to be proactive in boosting spending with small firms.

Councils urged to boost small firm spending

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What are the implications for councils as the deadline looms for letting agents to join one of three compulsory redress schemes?

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