Listed buildings will retain 100% relief.

Sir, Your readers may not be fully aware that, while business rate relief on empty commercial property in England and Wales has been abolished from 6 April, the Scottish government has decided to retain 100% rates relief for industrial properties and 50% relief for offices and shops.

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