October 17, 2023 5.00 pm

£10m in savings vs. £45m in lost business rates: Lincoln’s fiscal balance act

Beyond the numbers: Lincoln’s struggle with a skewed business rates system

Amid a looming £2 million budget deficit, the City of Lincoln Council is faced with a paradox. While championing economic growth and successfully trimming its net revenue spend by roughly £10 million over the past decade, it contends with a business rates system that leaves them shortchanged by millions.

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