Council chiefs hail “productive” talks on business rates

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Scottish Government Finance Secretary Derek Mackay

Aberdeen City Council chiefs have said they are “working towards a solution” with the Scottish Government to try to avert a potentially crippling rise in business rates.

Controversial changes to … Continue reading

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Philbin promoted at Edison Bank

The Edison National Bank board of directors recently promoted Patrick Philbin to executive vice president and chief financial officer.

Philbin completed his undergraduate education at Queens College in New York, majoring in accounting and economics, and obtained his … Continue reading

JLL response to business rate revisions in the Scottish Budget

Commenting on the Scottish Government’s business rate revisions in this week’s Scottish Budget, David Burke, Director Rating at JLL, said: „The decision to match the “small„ multiplier in England at 46.6 in the pound ensures parity with “small„ ratepayers south of the border and puts Scotland on a level playing field. The Scottish Government should … Continue reading