We are looking for people who are responsible for dealing business rates to take part in an interview for 1 hour in London OR an online interview for 90 minutes.
The 90-minute session can be done at a time that suits. You will need to complete a sign-up process and use personal data to test a website on behalf of the VOA. Some participants may be asked to take part in a follow up telephone interview after the website testing.
London WC2 or online
Various dates and times available from13th March – 17th March 2017
Various times available throughout the day.
Please answer the questions below.
Occupation of chief income earner in the household:
Working status i.e. Full time, part time, retired, student, etc..
Which of the following applies to you?
I handle everything to do with the business rates including payment
I am responsible for managing the payment of rates only
I have no responsibility for business rates
Which of the following types of property are you responsible for paying business rates for?
Other – Please specify
How many properties does your business pay business rates for?
Which of the following do you deal with for your company?
Have you ever appealed the business rates for your company? Yes/No?
Please forward this on to anyone you know who may be interested.
Unfortunately, it is impossible to reply to all emails or phone messages. We receive lots of responses to researches that are emailed out. You will be contacted by phone if your application is successful. However, we apologise if you do not hear from us, but please keep trying for future projects that are sent out.