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Potential multi-million pound boost for Lewisham under business tax pooling scheme

24 Nov '17

More money for Lewisham is obviously a good thing - but could this scheme give the Council a vested interest in raising business rates and giving out fewer discounts and exemptions?

24 Nov '17

The council may have an interest in giving out less relief, but as far as I’m aware business rates are set by a centralised body, and not the council: