Government support stepped up for farmers
By Geoff Wearne
On 15 May 2015
One likely negative aspect of the Budget for fruit farmers will be the change in tax status for temporary working holidaymakers, who will no longer be entitled to the tax-free threshold. As a result, this may lead to a decrease in such holidaymakers and in turn, the number of available fruit pickers during picking season.
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This article is intended to provide general information only and does not take into account your individual objectives, financial situation or needs. The Budget measures are, at this stage, announcements and may change before they become law. You should seek independent, professional tax advice before making any decision based on this information.