Business Rates

The Deloitte business rates team prides itself on a real hands on-approach, which allows our clients to benefit from market leading specialist expertise in an ever changing and complex business rates environment.

Understanding business rates on commercial property

Business rates on commercial property are likely to be a significant outgoing, impacting on your bottom line costs. It is essential that qualified professional advice is sought from an early stage to mitigate your business rates liability.

A well planned and executed business rates strategy will lead to liabilities that are more realistic from the outset and may do away with lengthy appeal procedures at a later date. The Deloitte business rates team is well versed in all areas of rating advice and can help you address complex issues and ultimately reduce your business rate costs.

Rating Revaluation 2017 - Draft Rating List Figures will be released on 30th September 2016

Contact a member of the Rating Team to find out your new 2017 Rateable Value.

Press releases

Business rates expert Gerry Biddle to join Deloitte Real Estate

Gerry Biddle, head of business rates at Deloitte Real Estate, comments on the following factors raised in the 2016 UK Budget:


Key contacts

Julian Crowley

Julian Crowley

Director, CF - Real Estate Advisory

Julian is a Director within the Rating department, forming part of the Real Estate Management and Valuation Group. He specialises in advising occupiers of retail portfolios, as well as NHS and Local A... More

Richard Johnson

Richard Johnson


Richard specialises in business rate appeal advice and mitigation, with specific experience delivering rate mitigation and advice across all property sectors including retail, industrial and offices .... More