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Business Rates (National Non-Domestic Rates)

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4. How your information will be used

In order to provide services to you, it is necessary for us to collect and hold personal information about you. This information will be used to:

  • determine who is liable to pay business rates and for what period(s)
  • administer, collect, recover and enforce payment of business rates
  • correctly assess your liability for business rates, including entitlement to any exemptions, reliefs and reductions
  • recover any business rates due
  • communicate with you
  • help investigate complaints or concerns you have raised about the service provided
  • process financial transactions
  • undertake investigationsĀ and audits
  • help detect and prevent fraud and corruption in the use of public funds and where necessary for law enforcement functions
  • maintain our own accounts and records
  • help us build up a picture of how we are performing
  • provide statistical analysis
  • help with research and planning new services