Details of the forecasts of national non-domestic rates to be collected by local authorities in England were announced on 28 May 2009.
The latest statistics release includes data from 2005-06 to 2009-10 and updates those statistics previously released on 8 May 2008.
The key points from the latest release are:
- The contribution to the pool from the local lists is expected to grow by 7.4% to £20.4 billion in 2009-10.
- Between 2005-06 and 2009-10 the contribution to the pool from the local lists is expected to have increased by 30%.
- London accounts for 26% of the contribution to the national pool while having only 15% of the population
- Billing authorities estimate that in 2009-10 they will pay out £127 million more in small business rate relief than they will receive from the small business rate relief supplement.
The available information:
- Full Statistical Release (Adobe Acrobat 70kb)
- Table 3: Mandatory and discretionary rate reliefs since 2005-06 (MS Excel 30kb)
- Chart A: Mandatory and discretionary rate reliefs since 2005-06 (MS Excel 30kb)
- Table 4: Number of hereditaments in receipt of mandatory and discretionary rate reliefs as at 31 December (MS Excel 30kb)
Published on 28 May 2009
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