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.
Mansfield District Council is the local governing body responsible for the Government District of Mansfield, in Nottinghamshire. Mansfield District council business rates are charged on most non-domestic premises. This includes most commercial properties such as offices and warehouses, which make up the typical economy in the Mansfield District region.
A typically large industry is the manufacturing sector, which can also be subject to business rates in Mansfield District. Properties such as offices in the manufacturing 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.
Mansfield District also relies heavily on the retail sector, which accounts for 14.3% of employment in the Mansfield District area. Mansfield District council business rates relief could apply to many businesses in the economy sector. Another large contributor to the economy in the Mansfield District area is the business administration and support industry, which is responsible for 5,000 jobs. Your business rates in Mansfield District 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 Mansfield District area. This means that unless RVA are able to find a reduction in your Mansfield District Council 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 Mansfield District and the rest of England and Wales.