Local Councils to keep Business Rates from Wind Farms

July 29, 2011

Welsh wind farm

Local councils will soon be able to keep the business rates from wind farms if the idea is received well by the public.

A new consultation by the Department of Communities and Local government is looking for feedback on the proposals to change the way local government is funded by introducing the retention of business rates.

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