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New empty property rate relief regime in force until September 2016

PHOTO: Elizabeth Deyong, Commercial Property Solicitor

Photo of Elizabeth Deyong, Commercial Property SolicitorNew non-domestic properties such as offices, warehouses and shops which are completed between 1 October 2013 and 30 September 2016 and which are not occupied will be allowed relief from business rates for the first 18 months after construction.

For further information on the business rate system reliefs and how to mitigate charges for empty properties please contact Elizabeth Deyong at e.deyong@barrellison.co.uk

Elizabeth Deyong is Head of Commercial Property at Cambridge solicitors Barr Ellison.

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