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 […]

Farm Business: Tax Reform Benefits and Drawbacks for 2018 – DTN

🕔Nov 14, 2017The U.S. Senate’s tax-reform bill released late Thursday would keep more tax brackets and maintain the estate tax, but also would still keep several tax provisions important to farmers regarding […]

Tax Reform: ‘Unintended Consequences’, Conaway Says Will Fix Land Rental Tax – DTN

🕔Nov 10, 2017The issue of tacking self-employment taxes to rental income was an “unintended consequence” of the House tax reform bill that should be fixed before the bill hits the House floor […]

Tax Reform: Self-Employment Tax Looming for Landowners Leasing to Farmers or Family Partnership – DTN

🕔Nov 8, 2017The House tax-reform bill meant to lower taxes could lead to a self-employment tax hitting every landowner who leases land to a farmer and farmers who lease farmland to a […]

Tax Reform: New Bill Offers Ag Incentives, but Is It All Good?

🕔Nov 7, 2017Last Thursday Congressman Kevin Brady (R-TX), chairman of the House Ways and Means Committee, introduced a huge tax reform bill he says will simplify the tax code, lower individual rates, […]

Trump Tax Reform Plan Gets Mixed Response from Farm Groups – DTN

🕔Nov 3, 2017House Republicans released a long-awaited tax-reform and tax-cutting plan that lowers tax rates for corporations and families, but forces both businesses and families to give up or reduce some favorite […]

Farming and Politics: Race for Tax Reform Begins – DTN

🕔Oct 30, 2017The starting gun for a flat-out sprint to pass a tax-reform bill was fired Thursday when Congress passed a fiscal-year 2018 budget resolution. The White House on Friday sent out […]

U.S. House of Rep. Passes 2018 Budget – DTN

🕔Oct 27, 2017The House of Representatives on Thursday passed the fiscal year 2018 budget resolution that had earlier cleared the U.S. Senate, setting the stage for the Republicans to write a tax […]

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