Open Consultation

Delivering a tax cut for small businesses: A new small business rates relief scheme for Wales

Summary 
We want your views on the policy proposals for delivering a permanent small business rates relief (SBRR) scheme for Wales.
Consultation End Date 
13 October 2017
51 days left for you to respond
Consultation launched 21 July 2017

Documents

Consultation document
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Consultation description 

From 1 April 2018 we are introducing a new SBRR scheme in Wales. This permanent scheme aims to more effectively target support for small businesses. We are consulting on proposals that include:

  • limiting relief for businesses qualifying for SBRR across multiple properties
  • reviewing current and future exceptions from SBRR
  • increasing support for eligible small businesses 
  • providing additional relief for certain sectors which support wider government objectives, for example the childcare sector
  • longer term considerations for the scheme.
How to respond
Please submit your comments by 13 October 2017, in any of the following ways:
Online Form 
Email 

Download the response form.

Complete and return to: LGF1Consultations@gov.wales

Post 

Download the response form.

Complete and return to:

Local Taxation Policy Branch
Cathays Park
Cardiff
CF10 3NQ

 

Help and support 

For more information about this consultation e-mail LGF1Consultations@gov.wales