LGA lending support to rates avoidance issue

By Dan Peters | 20 April 2017

Ministers have agreed to work with the Local Government Association (LGA) to reduce business rates avoidance.

Local government minister Marcus Jones has committed to working with the LGA, the Charity Commission and others to ‘explore what legislative and non-legislative steps we might take to protect the system and tackle business rates avoidance’.

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