Rodney joined Staples Rodway in March 2001 and has over twenty
years experience in the chartered accounting environment.
Rodney's rural upbringing means he has a particular interest in
the rural sector and enjoys helping farmers achieve their
Rodney works closely with a number of equity partnerships, the
largest milking 7,000 cows and producing 3 million kgms.
Rodney has published an article on the tax implications for equity
partnerships in a national newsletter.
Working closely with a developing business, Rodney has helped take
it from a one man operation to a business employing 7 staff and
achieving $2 million in turnover.
Through his work with a number of large dairy farmers Rodney has
developed considerable expertise in the options available for
valuing their livestock for taxation purposes, and has been able to
add considerable value to his clients.
Rodney's extensive knowledge of accounting packages enables him to
develop and enhance the management reports received by his
Rodney has also developed a wealth of knowledge on the challenges
faced by farm equity syndicates, in particular the introduction or
release of capital and protection of tax losses.
Rodney has a keen interest in most sports and is an active
member of his local Squash Club. Rodney is also a keen reader,
particularly historical fiction.
Rodney continues to be hands on with an interest in a farm equity
syndicate and can often be found milking cows or mending broken
water pipes in his spare time.