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What are your rights of appeal over a liability order on small

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What are your rights of appeal over a liability order on small business's rates. Even though the restaurant was registered as a ltd company, the council have the premises licence holder down for the debts after the business closed
Submitted: 4 years ago.
Category: Law
Expert:  Alice H replied 4 years ago.
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My name is Alex and I'm happy to help with your question today.

Who was named as the ratepayer? Who paid the rates before the business stopped trading?
Customer: replied 4 years ago.

The limited company, but the bill was addressed to the premises licence holder. The council have said they can not change the name

Customer: replied 4 years ago.
Relist: Incomplete answer.
No answer to my reply
Expert:  Alice H replied 4 years ago.
Was this a liability order made in the Magistrates Court?