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REVISED Producer Ag. Income Tax Webinars

November 29, 2017

The Producer Ag. Income Tax Webinar originally scheduled for November 27, 2017 has been rescheduled for Friday, December 8, 2017.

University of Minnesota Extension will be holding two, 60-minute webinars for agricultural producers.  The content of these webinars will be geared toward farm operators and managers.  Farm management instructors and agricultural professionals may also find the content useful.  This webinar will not qualify for Continuing Professional Education (CPE) or Continuing Legal Education (CLE) hours. 

The two webinars will be held on:

Friday, December 8, 2017 -- 1:00 PM to 2:00 PM CST (Rescheduled from Nov. 27)


Friday, December 15, 2017 – 1:00 PM to 2:00 PM CST

Tentative Topics to be covered:

1.    Standard deductions/exemptions
2.    Tax rates for 2017
3.    Depreciation
4.    Domestic production activities deduction
5.    Avoiding and dealing with a net operating loss
6.    Estate and gift tax issues
7.    New Minnesota young farmer credits
8.    Disaster payments and crop insurance
9.    Prepaid expenses
10. Conservation Reserve Program
11.  Brief overview of the House and Senate bills addressing tax reform

Both of the scheduled webinars will be identical.  The instructor for both programs will be Rob Holcomb.  Rob is Enrolled Agent and Extension Educator in Ag. Business Management with University of Minnesota.  Rob heads up the Tax Education programs for the University of Minnesota.

There will be no cost for participating in the tax webinars.   The webinars will be delivered via WebEx software.  Please see the links below for access to both  meetings.

Ag. Tax Webinar.  Friday, December 8, 2017 -- 1:00 PM to 2:00 PM CST

Ag. Tax Webinar.  Friday, December 15, 2017 – 1:00 PM to 2:00 PM CST

Handouts for both webinars are posted at the links below.  It is suggested that participants download the webinar handouts before the start of the webinar.  The Power Point file is provided as either black & white or full color.

Please direct questions to Rob Holcomb.

Thank you.

Phone:  507-337-2807


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