Ceredigion Business Rates

Business Rates (also known as non-domestic rates) are a tax levied by the government on all commercial premises. The Rateable Value of a property is set by the Valuation Office Agency (VOA) and collected by your local authority.

Ceredigion County Council (Cyngor Sir Ceredigion) Council is the local governing body responsible for the county of Ceredigion which became one of the unitary authorities of Wales in 1996. Ceredigion business rates are charged on most non-domestic premises. This includes most commercial properties such as hotels and warehouses, which make up the typical economy in the Ceredigion region.

A typically large industry is the retail sector, which can also be subject to business rates in Ceredigion. Properties such as department stores in the retail sector can be incorrectly valued as usually their use can change over many years, and information may not have been updated with the VOA. This can have a huge impact on business running costs, as business rates can be in the top five costs for a business.

Ceredigion also relies heavily on the agriculture, forestry and fishing sector, which accounts for 14.7% of employment in the Ceredigion area. Ceredigion business rates relief could apply to many businesses in the agriculture, forestry and fishing sector. Another large contributor to the economy in the Ceredigion area is the accommodation and food services industry, which represents 13% of the workforce. Your business rates in Ceredigion can be affected by any disruption or adverse access to your property and backdated savings could apply to the beginning of the Ratings List.

RVA Surveyors offers a ‘no reduction, no fee’ service, giving reassurance to all businesses when tackling their business rates in the Ceredigion area. This means that unless RVA are able to find a reduction in your Ceredigion business rates, there is no cost to the business. Whether commercial property owners or tenants, RVA are able to help business rates payers achieve reductions in their business rates across Ceredigion and the rest of England and Wales.

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