Farming News

Ballarat Farm Accountants Plan for 2017

Farming News / General News: 18/05/2017

It’s murphies law isn’t it; grain growers are coming off one of the best seasons in terms of yield, but are struggling to comprehend the low prices being offered for their commodities. At Mulcahy and Co, farm accountants for Ballarat and district, we can help you to understand what to do this year. The 2016/17...

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Ballarat accountants for farm family business planning

Farming News: 16/03/2017

At Mulcahy & Co, farm accountants in Ballarat, we help a number of clients that are involved in multi-generational farming businesses. Our farm accountants’ work involves individual and family concerns, ideas, opinions, needs and wishes. The ideal in a farming business is to be committed to achieving common goals by mutually trusting and respecting each...

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Quad Bike & EID Rebate Options

Farming News: 16/03/2017

IT’S TIME TO TAKE ADVANTAGE OF GOVERNMENT REBATES. The state government have designated rebate funding until the end of 2018 for the following: Quad bike safety: Rebates for the purchase of roll over protection devices to improve safety and reduce the death toll; and EID Implementation: Rebates for the purchase of electronic identification tags and...

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Introducing Mulcahy & Co Agri Solutions

Farming News: 23/02/2017

EXCITING TIMES AHEAD FOR THE AGRI SECTOR The agricultural industry has a very bright future. Farmers have the opportunity to take advantage of this, but it will not happen by chance. The business of farming has evolved and like most industries will continue to change. Our role is to help farming enterprises adapt and take advantage...

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A bright future… but

Farming News: 13/10/2016

The Chinese Free Trade Agreement has dominated the headlines in recent times. There are massive opportunities to the north of Australia but can we sit back and assume that extra cash will end up in the farmers pocket? Whilst many farmers focus on dealing with the current season before getting too excited about the future,...

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The Farm Household Allowance: To help you through the tough times

Farming News: 04/10/2016

The Farm Household Allowance (FHA) provides fortnightly income support to farmers and their partners up to a maximum of three cumulative years (1,095 days of payment) while they take action to address their long-term financial security. Be a Farmer Aged 16 and over Contribute a significant portion of your labour & capital to a farm...

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Ballarat farm succession planning through asset transfers

Farming News: 01/10/2016

Many people feel uncomfortable transferring assets from their own name to a trust that is legally controlled by the next generation. The reasons for doing so however are extremely attractive. By involving your family in the process and transferring your assets now, you provide certainty to the next generation as to what they will receive and reduce...

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