Farming has played a key role in the UK economy for centuries, so adapting to new demands has always been a way of life for farmers.

Today’s competitive global marketplace creates new challenges for agricultural businesses. At the same time, identifying and making the most of the new opportunities created by changing consumer demand at home and overseas can give farming and rural businesses a real competitive edge.

Dickson Middleton chartered accountants and tax advisors in Stirling, Bonnybridge and Auchterarder has extensive experience in the accountancy, tax, financial planning and business management that affect agricultural businesses.

As well as helping you to stay tax-efficient and compliant, we are also able to assist with forward planning, whether through developing or expanding the farm, diversification or succession planning, including tax-efficient strategies for passing farming assets on to the next generation.

Our agricultural services include:

  • tax planning, including income tax, capital gains tax and inheritance tax
  • obtaining funding for business expansion, diversification and land purchase
  • renewables
  • profit forecasts and cash flows
  • succession planning
  • tenancies
  • use of limited companies, partnerships and trusts
  • VAT.

For more information about Dickson Middleton’s accountancy, tax advice and business support services in Stirling, Bonnybridge and Auchterarder, please contact us.