Rural & farming

Speaking your language…

Volatility in farming has become the new norm and having timely, accurate and relevant information is vital to making the right decisions. The Staples Rodway Rural team are specialists dedicated to providing highly relevant, timely and accurate financial information to the rural sector in a format that makes sense.

Rural

The agricultural industry is unique to any other industry in New Zealand, so we tailor our reporting products to meet your needs. No one computer system has all the answers.

Our Rural Team can help with:

  • Providing timely management reports
  • Completing budgets and actively monitoring these against actual costs
  • Regular profit, cashflow and tax forecasting
  • IRD compliance
  • A collaborative approach to achieving farming goals of herd/farm ownership and inter-generational ownership plans
  • Specialised rural advice around planning for and achieving equity growth
  • Governance advice for large scale operations, including farming syndicates
  • Employment agreements and payroll support
  • Benchmarking reporting
  • Health & safety obligations
  • Succession planning
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06 Dec 2019

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06 Dec 2019

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06 Dec 2019

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06 Dec 2019

The future of farming - Reviving the rural outlook

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05 Dec 2019

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21 Nov 2019

Tax Talk - Update for Overseas Owned Businesses

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18 Sep 2019

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