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Tax and Business Planning for Farmers to Avoid Higher Taxes and Loss of Subsidies

Posted in Tax Planning
The Agricultural Act of 2014 (aka –  the 2014 Farm Bill) has been controversial, to say the least.  Among its many changes are an $8 billion cut to the “food stamp” program.  The Farm Bill also drastically modifies or ends farm “subsidies.” In our global marketplace, these subsidies are often necessary to help American farmers compete.  In my… Continue Reading

Solution to the “Obamacare” Fiasco?

Posted in Tax Planning
One of the main complaints about the Affordable Care Act, or Obamacare is it is bad for business.  The cost of requiring health insurance is just too high, and will lead to businesses either 1) shutting down or 2) never starting in the first place. This is obviously a gross simplification.  But every business struggles… Continue Reading