New Legislation Would Impact Tax on Farm Estates, Inherited Gains Apr 7, 2021

🕔Apr 7, 2021
The U.S. Congress is debating two sets of new legislation that would impact the tax on farmer estates and inherited gains, indicative of the momentum for changes to the current […]

Farm Succession – Addressing Fair But Not Equal – DTN Oct 1, 2018

🕔Oct 1, 2018
With every harvest comes the age old question: Do I farm another year, or is it time to get out? It’s a question many of my clients wrestle with, especially […]

Farm Business: Take Note of the 2018 Federal Estate Tax Exemption Jan 4, 2018

🕔Jan 4, 2018
With the start of a new year and the passage of the “Tax Cuts and Jobs Act,” there are important changes to the federal estate tax.  Everyone should take time […]

Farm Business: Tax Reform Finalized Today – DTN Dec 20, 2017

🕔Dec 20, 2017
President Donald Trump and Republican members of Congress got to take credit Wednesday for a historic legislative victory in a sweeping $1.5 trillion tax-reform bill finalized through votes in the […]

Tax Reform: Compromise Bill Hits the Floor with a Mixed $1.5 Trillion Bag – DTN Dec 14, 2017

🕔Dec 14, 2017
The final tax-reform package vaunted by Republican lawmakers and President Donald Trump is expected to be released Friday with several major compromises on tax rates and deductions that will affect […]

2017 Tax Reform: How Would Proposals Affect Farmers? Oct 23, 2017

🕔Oct 23, 2017
It looks more likely each day that Congress will pass some sort of tax reform this session. This article looks at how the current tax reform changes proposed by President […]

Farm Groups ‘Encouraged’ by Trump Tax Reform Preview – DTN Sep 28, 2017

🕔Sep 28, 2017
Groups such as the American Farm Bureau Federation were “encouraged” by the initial framework for tax reform put on the table Wednesday by Republican leaders in Congress. Zippy Duvall, president […]

Farm Business: Eliminating Estate Taxes Still High on Trump Agenda – DTN Sep 13, 2017

🕔Sep 13, 2017
When President Donald Trump traveled to North Dakota last week to further his push for tax reform, the president highlighted the need to eliminate the estate tax. “We’ll also protect […]

Estate Planning: Farmers Gift the Farm to Their Rural Community – DTN Mar 27, 2015

🕔Mar 27, 2015
Glenn Krog thought long and hard about what he wanted to leave after 60-plus years of farming. The single 79-year-old owned 860 contiguous acres just north of Lake Benton, Minnesota. […]

Ask the Taxman: Can CRT be Used to Dispose of Farm Machinery? — DTN Jul 7, 2014

🕔Jul 7, 2014
QUESTION: In one of your recent columns about farm tax planning, you discussed a couple retiring from farming without heirs and looking to dispose of $750,000 of machinery to a […]

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