Monday, 04 March 2013 16:46

Tax help for drought-hit farmers

Federated Farmers president Bruce Wills is urging all farmers in areas declared official drought zones to talk to their accountants following today's announcement that Inland Revenue will exercise its income equalisation discretions to help affected famers meet their tax obligations.

Published in General News
Thursday, 01 November 2012 15:17

NZ road taxes double Australia's

New Zealand trucking operators are paying more than double the amount in road taxes for some heavy vehicles compared to their Australian counterparts and that has a direct impact on freight costs for farmers, says Road Transport Forum chief executive officer Ken Shirley.

Published in General News
Monday, 17 September 2012 15:02

Sentencing a warning on tax evasion

Inland Revenue has warned people operating illegal tax schemes in the agricultural and horticulture industry that they will face serious consequences.

Published in General News
Friday, 14 September 2012 15:42

Tax changes more succession friendly

Tax law changes around livestock valuation will no longer disadvantage new generation farmers following a successful submission process by accounting firm BDO.

Published in General News
Friday, 25 May 2012 09:51

Tax rules well signalled

Federated Farmers believes tighter tax rules around livestock valuations have been well-signalled.

Published in General News
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