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Business Rates 2021 - 2022 UK & Ireland

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The business rates your organisation pays can often be one of your largest liabilities.


This means it’s important to ensure your rateable value is 100% correct. Whether it’s challenging the rateable value of your property, ensuring you’re not being overcharged on current or historic rates bills, or managing the rating liability of complex portfolios, our goal is to limit the financial and practical impact business rates have on your business.

Understand how business rates come into play in each area of the UK and Republic of Ireland with our guidance.


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Business Rates 2021 - 2022 UK & Ireland

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John Webber

Head of Rating

Rating

Birmingham

I have over 35 years’ experience in the rating industry and lead a 135 plus rating team at Colliers.  When I took over responsibility for the team in 2005, it consisted of only a dozen people and has now grown into one of the leading rating advisory teams in the country.  I am a member of Colliers' UK Management Executive as well as sitting on the company’s Balance in Business Committee. 

I am regularly called upon by the national media to give my views on a range of business rates issues and I am involved in lobbying MPs/ministers and senior civil servants on business rates matters.

I started my career in the Valuation Office Agency in Kidderminster.  I joined Gerald Eve in 2000 where I spent 10 years before moving to Gooch Webster (now Colliers). I sit on the National Retail Panel of Rating Surveyors Association which provides guidance on how the RSA town committees work with the VOA and valuation matters.  I have also held the postion as Chair of the RICS Rating Diploma Committee having passed the prestigious qualification in 2014. I currently sit on the Rating Surveyors Association National Committee .

Along with Philip Harrison we founded 'Accurates' in 2007, the Collier's Compliance and Audit team, which although forms an integral part of the Rating team is now a leading brand in its own right.

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