DIY shoot beaters

Tax and the DIY shoot

Many shoots on farms and estates, with just a modest number of shoot days taken by family and friends, will be run as DIY shoots and private affairs and very much outside the scope of tax and VAT. But there may also be thoughts as to whether the shoot could make money if placed on a commercial footing. Points…

Tax tips for shoots

10 top tax tips for game shoots you need to know

Tax tip 1. Check your shoot meets the right criteria Shoots that are run on a non-business basis, such as private shoots and shooting syndicates without a view to profit, should take the opportunity following the season’s end to review their arrangements for the forthcoming year to check they still…