As we move into 2020, we're dedicating this post to reviewing important agricultural law developments from the past year. Most of these issues continue to evolve, and we look forward to providing updates as they occur. Happy new year!
The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act preserved like-kind exchange treatment for real property, but eliminated it for personal property. Today, we take an initial look at what that means for farmers or other taxpayers looking to trade equipment or livestock in 2018.
Taxes can be complicated. Adding in a Schedule F is necessary for tax purposes if you are claiming income from your farming operation, no matter how small.This article provides a general overview of Schedule F (Form 1040), the backbone of federal farm income and expense reporting for sole proprietors.