Budget must support farming as Brexit bites
IFA president Joe Healy led a delegation to meet Minister for Finance Paschal Donohoe last week to present IFA’s pre-budget submission.
15 March 2017 Northern Ireland
Setting yourself up for UK pension auto-enrolment
Pension auto-enrolment sounds complicated, but it is not, writes Antrim-based accountant Michael McAlister.
25 January 2017 Consumer
Have you got money on your mind?
Claiming your tax back may sound like a lot of paperwork but it’s easier than you think and could set you up on the right financial footing for 2017, writes Ciara Leahy.
€700m farm payment boost
70% advance Basic Payment will hit farmers bank accounts on 17 October.
5 October 2016 News
Listen: Budget to provide boost for farm families
A range of measures will provide welcome respite in an increasingly difficult year on farms.
28 September 2016 News
IFA news and activities this week
Budget lobbying, cashflow support, check your farm security, fallen animal collection costs and hill sheep scheme.
21 September 2016 Community
Listen: IFA puts forward novel tax deferral proposal
Anti-volatility tax measure would see farmers pay tax on this year's profits only.
27 July 2016 News
Revenue finds average farming income of €23,070
This and other new emerged in a first analysis of the farm sector by the authority.
28 October 2015 News
Pay-and-file deadline looms
Farmers are running out of time to have their paper pay-and-file accounts in with the Revenue.
21 October 2015 News
Collaborative approach delivers in Budget 2016
Justin McCarthy offers his thoughts on how Budget 2016 was formed, taking into account the collaborative effort involved.
14 October 2015 Editorial
Budget 2016 will 'define Coveney's tenure'
IFA say Government must commit €580m to agriculture in next week's Budget.
7 October 2015 News
Farmer writes: Unequal racing field for tax workers
As the Galway races commence, Trevor Boland reflects on the need for farmers and politicians to have their own tent to discuss the main issues affecting them.
29 July 2015 Farmer Writes