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Rules and Developments in Agriculture Taxation

Date: Monday, May 14, 2018
Time: 1:00 - 2:40 pm EST

Sponsored by Lorman Education Services

Registration - Live Webinar Only: $219.00

Registration - Live Webinar Plus CD Recording: $288.00


Do you have agriculture industry clients? Gain a better understanding of the unique tax issues associated with agriculture.

Agricultural producers and landowners have unique tax issues and rules that apply to them. This topic focuses on numerous key aspects of agricultural taxation and provides you with tools designed to better represent your agricultural clients.

Unique depreciation techniques, deferred sales of ag products and self-employment tax issues abound in agriculture and are just some of the issues addressed. Insight into current IRS audit issues and compliance target areas of importance to farm and ranch returns is also provided. Learn the detailed rules and how to take advantage of them for your ag clients.

Learning Objectives:

  • You will be able to review significant new cases and rulings.
  • You will be able to discuss corporate-provided meals and lodging.
  • You will be able to describe deferred livestock and grain sales.
  • You will be able to identify selected timber tax issues.

This Live Webinar Covers These Hot Issues:

  • Significant New Cases and Rulings
  • Domestic Production Deduction and Ag
  • Pre-Paying Expenses and Cash Accounting
  • Corporate-Provided Meals and Lodging
  • Gifting of Grain and Paying Ag Wages In-Kind
  • CRP Self-Employment Tax Update
  • Deferred Livestock and Grain Sales
  • Final Repair Regulations - Update
  • Taxation of Crop Insurance Benefits
  • Tax Issues Associated With Financial Distress
  • Passive Activity Rules

Credit Information (Sponsored by Lorman Education Services):

  • CLE
  • CPE
  • AIPB
  • IAPP

For Detailed Credit Information page click here

Only registered attendee will receive continuing education credit.

Instructor Profile:

Roger A. McEowen, Washburn University School of Law

  • Kansas Farm Bureau professor of agricultural law and taxation, Washburn University School of Law
  • Wrote Principles of Agricultural Law, a law school/undergraduate textbook on agricultural law that is updated twice annually
  • Wrote or co-wrote two BNA Tax Management Portfolios involving various aspects of agricultural taxation
  • Conducts on average of 80-100 seminars annually
  • The website for the Washburn Agricultural Law and Tax Report is the most widely accessed website involving agricultural tax and legal issues -
  • Can be contacted at or on Twitter® @Washburn.Waltr

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