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Parliamentary debates and questions

S5W-05392: Graham Simpson (Central Scotland)

Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party

Date lodged: 7 December 2016

To ask the Scottish Government whether its decision to double the large business rates supplement considered "the vibrancy of town centres as a starting point", as set out in its Town Centre First Principle.

Answered by: Derek Mackay 20 December 2016

The Scottish Government’s business rates policies reflect the full range of its strategic priorities, including the importance of support for town centres.