Property Taxes Rising: Up 21.3% in 2017 Compared to 2012 – DTN

🕔Apr 17, 2019The big fight in the Nebraska Legislature this year is over plans to reduce property taxes, which has the state’s farm lobbies pushing lawmakers hard for some relief. Numbers taken […]

Farmer Tax Credits: 4 To Consider Going Forward – DTN

🕔Mar 5, 2019I’m writing this column at 10 p.m. at night after a long week reviewing tax returns. Although tax reform has produced some mixed results, I’m still finding benefits for my […]

IRS Waives Estimated Tax Penalty for Farmers

🕔Mar 1, 2019The Internal Revenue Service (IRS) has waived the estimated tax penalty for qualifying farmers who file their return and pay any taxes due by April 15, 2019. “Typically, agricultural producers […]

Ag Taxes: 3 Strategies for Navigating the New Section 199A

🕔Feb 5, 2019This tax season will be the first time cooperatives and their patrons will consider the income tax consequences of the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act of 2017 (TCJA). A key […]

Farm Tax Planning – 4 Reports To Ready Before December 31

🕔Dec 20, 2018Editor’s Note: In the last few weeks of the year, we posted a flurry of articles about tax planning and changes due to new tax codes. Here are 4 reports […]

Year End Tax Planning – 13 Points for Ag Producers to Consider

🕔Dec 11, 2018Agricultural producers should do tax planning before the end of the year. “In tax planning, it is best to start with year-to-date income and expenses, and estimate them for the […]

Farm Taxes: Tips for Fixing Quicken Mistakes Quickly

🕔Dec 3, 2018With your December pre-tax planning meeting right around the corner, it is time to get your Quicken file in order. If you are like most farms and ranches, it has […]

Farm Taxes: 5 Things to Do ASAP, Plus Old Strategies that No Longer Work

🕔Dec 3, 20182018 was anything but a normal year. We saw tariffs, price declines, and a long, hard harvest for many farmers, as well as significant tax changes. These changes have led […]

U.S. House Tax Package is Jam-Packed, Includes Biodiesel Tax Credit – DTN

🕔Nov 29, 2018House Ways and Means Committee Chairman Kevin Brady, R-Texas, released a tax and oversight package Monday that includes retirement and other savings enhancements, legislation to redesign the Internal Revenue Service, […]

Trade Aid: Deadline for Signup Is Jan. 15

🕔Nov 28, 2018The Market Facilitation Program (MFP) provides partial compensation to farmers and share-rent landowners for losses occurring because of trade disputes. This program is administered by the Farm Service Agency (FSA) […]

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