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Scotland food and drink

15 August 2018

The food and drink industry in Scotland is booming following 10 years of growth. The sector is working towards a shared objective to double the value of the industry to £30billion by 2030. Collaboration continues to be critical, from farm to plate, to position food and drink as Scotland’s most valuable industry at home and abroad. Discover what lies ahead, in the views of industry experts.

Zero tariff deal welcome news for Scottish whisky industry
Stuart McCallum

27 July 2018

The latest agreement to move towards a ‘zero tariff deal’ between the EU and US will be welcome news to the Scottish whisky industry. Stuart McCallum, RSM’s head of food and drink in Scotland comments.

Get ready for Industry 4.0
Mike Thornton

Industry 4.0 is not just about embracing new digital technologies. Firms also need the right processes, policies and people to drive change. Discover the critical actions you should take to embed digital change across your firm.

Financial blow for independent schools in today's Scottish Budget
Jim Burberry

14 December 2017

Jim Burberry, partner at RSM in Scotland responds to today’s Scottish Budget announcement.

Space taxation: the next generation of tax legislation?

06 October 2017

The government has yet again shown its support for the UK space industry at the start of World Space Week, announcing a £50m cash injection for the Science Programme at the Defence Science and Technology laboratory (Dstl) to support ongoing innovation projects.

EU VAT reforms could add further complexity to UK Brexit negotiations warns RSM
Jim Burberry

05 October 2017

The European Commission’s plans to reform EU VAT rules, announced on Wednesday, will add further complexity to the UK’s future relationship with the EU post-Brexit warns RSM.

Enjoy national colouring book day VAT free
Jim Burberry

02 August 2017

If it rains this Wednesday (2 August) why not celebrate national colouring book day by staying indoors, breaking out the felt tips and enjoy family time together colouring in, as it could be a very tax efficient activity.

Innovation missing from Scottish manifesto pledges for the food and drink sector
Stuart McCallum

07 June 2017

When you look at each manifesto for the Scottish parties, it’s good to see that food and drink is a prominent sector – highlighting its importance to support the future growth of the Scottish economy.

RSM further strengthens VAT and indirect tax team in Scotland
Jim Burberry

13 April 2017

Audit, tax and consulting firm RSM has appointed VAT and indirect tax specialist Ian Brown as a manager in Glasgow.

Stuart McCallum

Partner, Head of Food and Drink

Stuart works within the business advisory team in Glasgow where he supports clients strategic plans/growth aspirations.