Making Tax Digital (MTD) – The Hype is Over, and We Go Live!

The vast majority of our clients are now set up for Making Tax Digital through the FCG Accounting software in good time for the submission of your first VAT after 1st April. For most the quarter or month ending 31st March will be the first such opportunity. We are pleased to report a number of […]

Technical Update Feb 2016

Welcome to this edition of the Regulation Technical Update prepared by the Farm Consultancy Group Natural England will be approaching thosewith expiring HLS Agreements where NEwant that land in Higher-Tier.All Woodland applications will be in Higher- Tier but have different deadlines for Expression of InterestFunding for woodland creationThe woodland creation grant is available for applications […]

Technical Update July 2015

Welcome to this edition of the Regulation Technical Update prepared by the Farm Consultancy Group. This scheme, as published, is more accessible than originally anticipated. As ever there is more clarification to come but there is enough detail now to, at least, plan an application.RegistrationAll applicants must be registered with the RPA under the new Basic Payment Scheme before they can […]

Technical Update March 2015

Welcome to this edition of the Regulation Technical Update prepared by the Farm Consultancy Group.In this issue:· Water Capital Grants· Woodland Capital Grants· Countryside Productivity Scheme Agent AuthorisationLand managers who use an agent to manage their Environmental Stewardship (ES) or Habitat Scheme agreements will need to send a new agent authorisation form toNatural England. This will replace any existing […]