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Review of "responsiveness and effectiveness" of business rates won't be enough for English retailers, experts say

The UK government's call for evidence on the "responsiveness and effectiveness" of business rates in England merely "tinkers around the edges" of a system in need of more fundamental reform, an expert has said. 14 Apr 2014

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