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2014

Hamilton gives go ahead for £30million rate scheme under new councils

Finance Minister announces release of online draft rateable values for business properties

Hamilton launches consultation on £30million subsidy scheme for ratepayers

Hamilton confirms £30million subsidy for ratepayers under new councils

Hamilton plans evaluation of Small Business Rate Relief

Assembly approves real terms regional rate freeze for fourth year in a row

2013

Welfare Reform - Public Consultation Report on future of rate rebates for households - Hamilton

Rates discount deadline for landlords fast approaching

Time is running out on response to the non-domestic revaluation – Hamilton

New Finance Minister congratulates the first hotel in Northern Ireland to benefit from the Empty Premises Relief

Welfare Reform: views sought on the future of rates support for low income households

Non domestic revaluation – Wilson calls on business ratepayers to provide rental information now

Welfare Reform - Public give their views on future of rates support for households

Consultation on the review of rates liability in the landlord sector

Non domestic revaluation underway - Wilson urges business community to play its part

Welfare Reform - Public give their views on the future of rates support for households

Assembly approves the Regional Rate Order 2013-14

Finance Minister meets Castlereagh Business Association to discuss business rates

Welfare Reform: views sought on the future of rates support for low income households

2012

Finance Minister announces Rate reliefs extension to assist businesses

Carrickfergus business benefitting from Empty Premises Relief Scheme

Non-Domestic Revaluation – Northern Ireland position

Empty Retail Premises relief helps Larne mum set up business

Finance Minister meets family run business benefitting from Empty Retail Premises Relief

Finance Minister meets Banbridge traders

Finance Minister meets Lisburn businessman benefitting from the new Empty Retail Premises Relief

Finance Minister seeks views on Small Business Rate Relief Scheme

Finance Minister meets local traders in Newcastle

Finance Minister Sammy Wilson welcomes Executive agreement on securing continued rates support

Finance Minister meets with first local business to benefit from the new Empty Retail Premises (ERP)

Minister clarifies what non-domestic revaluation means for business ratepayers

Finance Minister urges business community – apply now for Empty Premises Relief

Non-Domestic Property Revaluation Announced

Finance Minister, Sammy Wilson, welcomes Assembly support for Regional Rates Order 2012

Finance Minister announces energy saving concession on business rates

Finance Minister to bring an end to the Rates Deferment Scheme

Rates Bill Passed its Final Stage - Min Wilson

S.Wilson Moves to get Empty Shops Back in Business

Minister Welcomes Assembly Support for Rates Bill

S Wilson Backs 'Buy Local' Campaign in West Belfast

Ballyclare Traders Benefit from New Rates Proposals