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Landmark Chambers will be hosting the Annual Rating Conference 2021 on Thursday 11 November 2021, 9.30am – 4.15pm.

This event will be held in person at De Vere Grand Connaught Rooms, 61-65 Great Queen St, London WC2B 5DA.


Details

Date:

Thursday 11th November 2021

Time:

09:30 - 16:15

CPD:

5

Fee:

Day delegate rate - £180+ VAT
A limited number of complimentary places are available for the public sector. If you are eligible for a free place, please email seminars@landmarkchambers.co.uk.

Venue:

De Vere Grand Connaught Rooms

Programme

9.30 - 10.00 Registration & refreshments

10.00 – 10.05 Welcome and introduction – Dan Kolinsky QC

Session 1 The implications of the Supreme Court’s judgment in Rossendale for rates mitigation

10.05 – 10.25 The Supreme Court’s decision – Admas Habteslasie

10.25 – 10.50 A reflections on its wider implications for Makro occupations and other rates mitigation scheme – Tim Morshead QC

10.50 – 11.00 Questions

11.00 – 11.20 Break

Session 2

11.20 – 11.45 COVID-19 and rating – nothing to see? – Galina Ward

11.45 – 12.05 The Tribunal’s powers under regulation 38 of the Valuation Tribunal for England Regulations 2009 – Joel Semakula

12.05 – 12.15 Questions

12.15 – 13.10 Lunch

Afternoon sessions Chaired by Tim Morshead QC

Session 3

13.10 – 13.35 Recent developments in charitable relief – Jenny Wigley QC

13.35 – 13.55 Res judicata and issue estoppel in rating cases – Peter Sibley

13.55 – 14.20 Practical suggestions for the preparation of challenge document – Dan Kolinsky QC

14.20 – 14.30 Questions

14.30 – 14.50 Break

Session 4

14.50 – 15.30 What, if anything, is in the rating list?: What rating practitioners need to know about council tax and unit of assessment – Luke Wilcox

15.30 – 16.15 Panel discussion - hot topics in valuation – Tim Morshead QC, Dan Kolinsky QC, Jenny Wigley QC, Galina Ward and Luke Wilcox

16.15 Close

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