Agriculture, forestry and fishing

The global farming and agriculture sectors continue to face major challenges. Climatic and economic conditions and government regulations continue to present primary producers and suppliers with ongoing challenges. It's not only increasing legislation and regulation, market demands and global competition mean that working methods have become more sophisticated, with highly specialist crop and livestock farming becoming the norm. Farmers will need to show ever more resilience and be prepared to adapt quicker than ever before. Kennedy & Smith supports a significant number of farming clients from all over the world, helping them through the minefield of regulation and assisting them through inevitable change. We deal with all of your accounting and taxation requirements and with the long-term planning and succession issues for farming businesses. There are many sector specific taxation rules and regulations and our team is well placed to deal with these.
Why choose Kennedy & Smith? We understand the range of issues that impact on the agricultural industry and we can help you understand the financial ramifications of a multitude of decisions that may need to be made. Our experienced business advisors can evaluate your assets, business and trust structure, investment portfolios and look at ways to reduce tax payments.