Our Business rates audit service could enable you to recover business rates refunds going back many years and over multiple revaluations
It even covers properties that you no longer occupy.
Historic errors can occur on business rates accounts for a variety of reasons and often go undetected. Some common errors include:
- Incorrect application of transitional relief
- Unclaimed credit balances
- Failure to issue transitional certificates
- Failure to apply material change in circumstance allowances
- Failure to apply charitable relief
- Failure to process Rateable Value reductions
- Unenforceable backdated rates bills
We have recovered many millions of pounds on behalf of our clients through our forensic approach to auditing past business rates bills.
If you’d like our specialist team to review your business rate liability to ensure you’ve paid the right amount, contact us today or upload a copy of your rates bill for a no obligation rates review.
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Our professional surveyors have saved our clients over £1billion
As the largest UK business rates advisor with a wealth of data to drive our results, we are in a unique position to deliver extraordinary savings for you.
Business rates appeals can be time consuming and confusing. Altus Group can make the complex business rates system easy for you to navigate and to ensure that you benefit from the maximum savings possible.
Our Fast Track service means you do not have to spend any of your time dealing with business rates issues.
It is quick and easy to get started and Altus Group will look after every aspect of the process for you so you can concentrate on your business whilst we concentrate on delivering exceptional savings for you.
Contact a qualified professional
Our multi-disciplinary team of professionals brings a wealth of industry experience and unparalleled data-driven insights, providing the clarity you need to make informed decisions.
Robert HaytonHaytonExecutive Vice President, Head of Empty Rates and Property Tax
Dean BosleyBosleyRegional Vice President, Rating
Philip LeggLeggRegional Vice President, Rating
Ben NelsonNelsonRegional Vice President, Rating
Martin O’NeillO’NeillRegional Vice President, Rating
Edward SearleSearleRegional Vice President, Empty Rates
Samuel WaltersWaltersVice President, Empty Rates
Martin JordanJordanVice President, Empty Rates
Allan PhillipsPhillipsVice President, Empty Rates
Just a few of our clients
Altus Group are a most helpful company. Even the smallest query gets answered in a short space of time and with a helpful outcome.
Professional, hardworking, proactive and diligent. I have no hesitation in recommending them.
Altus Group’s expertise and in-depth knowledge has resulted in a significant saving for our business, and the team have been both professional and easy to deal with. I would not hesitate to recommend Altus Group to others.
Impressed, first class service, continually seek to mitigate our operational costs.
Offices are hugely important, but the current ratio of commercial/economic gain to occupational costs is now unfavourable writes Robert Hayton
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If you pay business rates on a vacant property, we can help you significantly reduce or remove your business rates liability.
A business rates audit could enable you to recover business rates refunds going back many years and over multiple revaluations.