Income Equalisation Deposit and Hail

If you are one of the many kiwifruit orchards in the Bay of Plenty affected by the November 2014 hail storms then you may only have until 31 January 2015 to take advantage of the tax savings obtained by using the Income Equalisation Scheme.   Inland Revenue recently...

Is kiwifruit overhead shelter worth the cost?

A question I am often asked by my clients’ is “should I spend money on erecting a kiwifruit overhead shelter?” The benefits of kiwifruit overhead shelter are well known. Kiwifruit protective canopies protect against hail and early frost risks, reduce wind damage,...