Qualified to IRRV (TECH) level, Jeff has an exceptional knowledge of the Business Rates process and legislation, including Principals of Valuation, although his key strengths are in the Billing, Recovery and Collection of Business Rates. This includes all Exemption’s, Discounts and Reliefs, and issues surrounding Liability and Collection. Jeff has experience of presenting at Magistrates Court both on behalf of the private and public sector.
Since Joining Knight Frank Jeff has grown and developed the service disputing numerous cases regarding liability and securing various current and historic exemption’s, relief and discounts. Jeff has worked to recover any money due to the clients in a quick and professional manner. This has allowed clients to have faith that the best interests of their business rates are being sought.
Jeff’s biggest success to date was achieving a saving of £200k for a client in relation to incorrectly served demands for a large retail unit.