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Michael McAlister from MCA Accountants looks at the factors to consider if thinking of setting up a company.
By Contributor on 12 April 2018
Kilkenny County Council categorises farmland as 'vacant and idle' in applying vacant site levy.
By Pat O'Toole on 29 March 2018
Trebling the rate of tax on farmland sales took just 24 hours, but a key measure to soften the blow for many farmers is still not in force five months later.
By The Dealer on 29 March 2018
Two Irish Farmers Journal nominations for international awards
The Guild of Agricultural Journalists has selected two reports published by the Irish Farmers Journal to represent Ireland at the International Federation of Agricultural Journalists (IFAJ) awards.
By Farmers Journal on 28 March 2018
A farmer's field can be taxed as a "vacant site" from this year under the Government's housing policy. Some cases are under appeal.
By Thomas Hubert on 22 March 2018
In 2014 the Scottish Agricultural Land Tenure Evidence Review was published, including extensive case studies of land tenure arrangements around the world. This article summarises the case studies.
By Sarah Anderson on 22 March 2018
In pictures: illegal cigarette factory dismantled on Louth farm
On Thursday, the Revenue and An Garda Síochána dismantled an illicit cigarette factory in Jenkinstown, Co. Louth
By Amy Forde on 15 March 2018
Farmers and agricultural contractors feature prominently on the latest tax defaulters list published by Revenue.
By Hannah Quinn-Mulligan on 20 March 2018
Landowners and farmers told to beware over rising business rate bills.
By on 08 March 2018
The average across NI is significantly ahead of comparable figures from Ireland or Britain.
By Peter McCann on 08 March 2018
US President Donald Trump’s announcement Thursday that he was set to impose tariffs on aluminium and steel imports sent stocks tumbling.
By Eoin Lowry on 02 March 2018
If oil and gas exporting regions of the world do not incur the carbon liability for the energy they export, why should Ireland incur the carbon liability for the food we produce?
By Justin McCarthy on 01 March 2018
Machinery arrives for FTMTA auction and breakfast briefing For FTMTA members at FTMTA auction.
By Contributor on 22 February 2018
Conacre, which has long been part of farming in Ireland, is a poor land use mechanism.
By Contributor on 15 February 2018
Tax adviser Caroline McGrath told the recent ICSA AGM that most enquiries she had received from farmers during the event related to the formation of a limited company.
By Thomas Hubert on 02 February 2018
The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act which was recently passed in the US will impact directly on millions of Americans. This article looks at the main highlights from the bill which will affect US farmers.
By Stephen Robb on 07 February 2018
The best record system is the one the client finds easiest to use, writes accountant Michael McAlister.
By Contributor on 08 February 2018
Gift tax, capital acquisitions tax and offshore property - we continue our top 50 tax saving tips, with a focus on capital gains tax (CGT).
By Farmers Journal on 21 January 2018
Family wages, motor expenses and renting land to a company - in the final instalment of our top 50 tax saving tips, we look at corporation tax.
By Farmers Journal on 21 January 2018
Tax credits, stock relief and forestry income - as part of our top 50 tax saving tips we look at income tax.
By Farmers Journal on 21 January 2018
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