Business Rates appeals across England and Wales take over one year to resolve
Businesses across England and Wales that query the amount of business rates they pay currently have to wait an average of 369 days to get clarification of their appeal, yet the soon to be enacted Enterprise Bill and its much-maligned 'Check, Challenge, Appeal' is likely to cause this wait to get even longer.
LSH bolsters Northern Powerhouse offering
Latest promotions see Abid Jaffry appointed to Head of Northern Capital Markets and Matthew Scrimshaw to Head of the North region.
Ezra Nahome to chair Northern Powerhouse Conference debate
Finance is the most crucial driver needed to make the evolution of a true Northern Powerhouse a reality, according to LSH's CEO, Ezra Nahome.
LSH calls for HS2 in Sheffield city centre
Following the Sheffield Chamber event “How do we unlock the potential of Sheffield and it’s City Region summit”, Adrian Lunn, Head of our Sheffield office, provides his opinion on whether HS2 should stop at Meadowhall or in Sheffield city centre.
Northern Powerhouse International Conference & Exhibition - one month to go!
Come and visit us at the Northern Powerhouse International Conference & Exhibition, which takes place on 25 and 26 February 2016 at Manchester Central.
A UBR rose by another name?
Like most government announcements, once the rhetoric of delivery has subsided, the substance of the content starts to emerge. Beverley McDougall, Director of Business Rates at Lambert Smith Hampton, separates spin from substance.
LSH leads inaugural Northern Powerhouse conference
Lambert Smith Hampton announces its headline sponsorship of the UK Northern Powerhouse Conference and Exhibition 2016.
LSH urges caution over business rates reform
The 2015 Conservative Party Conference got underway today (05 October 2015) in Manchester with George Osborne signalling one of the biggest transfers of power to local councils in recent times.
Business Rates and the Enterprise Bill - progress or procrastination
The Government’s Enterprise Bill, if successful, will make it more difficult for ratepayers to be sure they are paying the correct amount of business rates warns LSH.
Final piece of jigsaw as LSH takes new space in Leeds
LSH's new Leeds office brings together a team of 50 in some of the best accommodation the City Centre has to offer, and reflects the business' commitment to growing its business across the Northern Powerhouse.