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service charges

Commercial service charges are not subject to statutory legislation; with requirements for their management set out in individual lease agreements.


The company is looking to move into an existing building in a few months, fit-out due to start shortly. In the interim, service charges have already become payable to the management company.


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It is disappointing to see there were no responses to FRED50 from small practitioners.



Does a company formed to handle rent charges have to report any differently to a company formed to handle service charges?


I realise that this question has been raised before

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I have a client who runs a property investment portfolio, they have recently acquired a couple of commercial office buildings that are occupied by multiple tenants.