Are You Ready for Making Tax Digital (MTD) in April 2019?

The HMRC is implementing Making Tax Digital for VAT from April 2019.  This means that those keeping accounts records on paper or spreadsheets, who then manually enter their VAT return online will need to upgrade their bookkeeping system. All VAT returns will be submitted digitally, direct from your electronic accounts records.  As a result, those […]

Grants Update

With the majority of the grant programmes coming to a close, this gives us time to reflect on the projects we have gained support for and the huge leaps their businesses have taken forwards, from slurry tanks to garden centres to adventure parks.  In total we have projects worth over £1,000,000 with a large number […]

Successful Farm Tenancy Tenders

We have recently completed two farm tenders for County Council farms and both have been successful. The first farm tenancy was a dairy farm with all year round calving.  The business would be partly based on direct milk sales using a milk vending machine and building on an established festival during the summer.  This is […]


As the outcome of Brexit rumbles on, we have as a group of consultants, recently met to discuss the various diversified enterprises that are carried out on clients’ farms. The diversity is astounding but can be broken down into utilising the land or buildings for a third party to develop a business and our clients […]