Pub and restaurant trade body challenges Chancellor on VAT and business rates

Pub and restaurant trade body challenges Chancellor on VAT and business rates

Pub and restaurant body challenges Chancellor on VAT budget omission UKHospitality boss insists ignored business rates must also be urgently addressed in autumn budget or before he industry body for the UK’s pub and restaurants has welcomed the mini budget from Chancellor Kwasi Kwarteng but has criticised a lack of immediate measures including lower VAT and business rates relief that would bolster the ailing hospitality industry. As part of Kwarteng’s radical tax cutting budget the Chancellor scrapped planned hikes in …