Commentary

B5.119A Environmental land management scheme (ELMS)—farming for the environment

Business tax
Business tax | Commentary

B5.119A Environmental land management scheme (ELMS)—farming for the environment

Business tax | Commentary

B5.119A Environmental land management scheme (ELMS)—farming for the environment

DEFRA has also published its plans for peatlands and trees which will steer significant peatland restoration and afforestation activity under the ELMS etc to achieve national emissions reductions targets.

Sustainable Farming Incentives (SFI) will be piloted from Autumn 2021.

Defra says that the SFI scheme will be fully tested and user-friendly ready for its launch in 2024. However, industry stakeholders are concerned that the SFI development is being rushed and that ambitions for the scheme appear to be reducing.

It is yet to be confirmed how such schemes will impact on generic farm tax

To continue reading
View the latest version of this document, as well as thousands of others like it, sign in to TolleyLibrary or register for a free trial