Rate relief for community amateur sports clubs
Since 1st April 2004, registered community amateur sports clubs (CASCs) can receive 80% rate relief. To qualify as a CASC, a sports club must;
. be open to the whole community
. be run as an amateur club
. be a non profit making organisation aim to provide facilities for, and encourage people to take part in, eligible sport.
If you are a sports club that has not yet registered as a CASC and are interested in the registration process, please see www.inlandrevenue.gov.uk/casc/index.htm or call the Inland Revenue sports club unit on 0845 302 0203