Tax Cuts – Sec 199A: What Impact Will it Have on Grain Marketing Decisions?

🕔Jan 26, 2018The newly passed Tax Cuts and Jobs Act of 2017 introduced substantive changes to individual and entity-level tax rates and deductions, many of them welcomed by individuals and corporations. One […]

Alabama: Ag Tax Bill Workshops Available in Feb., March

🕔Jan 26, 2018Alabama farmers can learn more about how the new tax law affects them individually and their farming operation at tax bill workshops from Alabama Extension’s Agribusiness Management Team. After the […]

New Tax Law Put Farmer Cooperatives in Financial Jeopardy – DTN

🕔Jan 24, 2018Iowa grain companies have told Sen. Charles Grassley that the Section 199A provisions benefiting cooperatives “would put them out of business if we don’t do something” and revise the new […]

Farm Business: Pros and Cons of the Tax Law Changes – DTN

🕔Jan 23, 2018While members of Congress try to deconstruct a tax-law change that drives farm sales to cooperatives over private companies, farmers are taking advantage of the law change and wondering whether […]

Ag Law in the Field: How Will Tax Reform Affect Agriculture? – Audio

🕔Jan 17, 2018Kristine Tidgren from the Iowa State Center for Ag Law and Taxation joined me on a recent episode of the Ag Law in the Field Podcast to discuss the ins […]

Farm Policy: Trump Delivers Remarks to Farm Bureau Members

🕔Jan 9, 2018President Donald Trump addressed the American Farm Bureau Federation’s (AFBF) 99th Annual Convention in Nashville, Tennessee on Monday.  The President touched on a variety of issues, including tax reform, regulations, rural […]

Farm Business: Tax Reform Finalized Today – DTN

🕔Dec 20, 2017President 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 […]

Farm Incomes, Tax Reform: Near Term Benefits but Unsure Long Term – DTN

🕔Dec 19, 2017Farm leaders over the weekend praised Sens. John Hoeven, R-N.D., and John Thune, R-S.D., for writing an amendment in the final tax bill to address the elimination of Section 199, […]

Farmer Cooperative Group Worries about Possible Tax Law Change – DTN

🕔Dec 1, 2017The head of the National Council of Farmer Cooperative is concerned about how tax law will treat a 17.4% tax deduction that could pass from cooperatives through to farmers but […]

Farm Bill: Tax Legislation and the Specter of Sequestration

🕔Nov 24, 2017A recent analysis by the Congressional Budget Office (CBO) has raised concerns about the potential impact the Congressional tax bills could have on farm programs and the farm bill. In […]

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