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UPDATE 23/09/2022 at 16:50 Please be aware that we continue to be impacted by the regional ICT network disruption which may affect some of our online services. All telephone calls to Boston Borough Council are being diverted to South Holland District Council switchboard where queries will be dealt with as normal

What is Business Rates?

An introduction to business rates, how it is calculated and paid, and where the monies collected are distributed.

The administration and collection of business rates is carried out by the Credit Control section of Boston Borough Council.

Part of the revenue raised by us is retained locally by the council and part is sent to Lincolnshire County Council.

The monies retained together with Council Tax Revenues and any other grants provided to us by Central Government is used to pay for services provided by us and other local councils in your area.