Andrew Shirley MRICS
Business Rates and Council Tax: What You Need to Know
About Andrew Shirley MRICS
Andrew Shirley has been with the CLA for over 20 years. In his current role as Chief Surveyor, he deals with policy and advice on infrastructure, utilities, compulsory purchase, telecoms, agricultural tenancies, valuations, non-domestic rates, council tax and minerals. He is also secretary to the Institutional Landowners Group and the Minerals Working Party. Andrew leads the Property and Business Team which covers national policy and advice on rural business, diversification, digital connectivity, planning, housing, historic environment, designations, tourism and economics.
This seminar will look at the basis for council tax and consideration of your banding. It will cover how holiday accommodation, second homes and vacant dwellings are dealt with. It will also look at non-domestic rates (often referred to as business rates), small business rate relief and the appeal process.