Taxation Articles




Support for permanent tax deduction critical for agriculture


Farm and ranch owners are urging their Congressional delegations to support S. 1149, the Main Street Tax Certainty Act, sponsored by Senator Steve Daines, R-MT.

President's Top Three from D.C.


President Hans McPherson was in Washington D.C. last week attending meetings. Check out the highlights from his trip.

2017 Ag Census is Here


The 2017 Ag Census is underway. Be sure to watch your mail box in the coming weeks.

All We Want for Christmas is Tax Reform


The House and Senate passed slightly different tax reform bills. What do those bills look like and will a final version make it to the President by Christmas?

Tax Bills are Out, It's Time to Act!


With new tax reform plans released, it's time for farmers and ranchers to weigh in.

Advocacy in Washington D.C.


MFBF's Lillian Ostendorf recently traveled to our nation's capitol and had the opportunity to meet with our congressional delegation.

Friday Feature: Further Your Agricultural Education


Convention registration closes one week from today--don't miss out!

Farm Bureau Encouraged by Tax Framework


Montana Farm Bureau is pleased with the “Unified Framework for Fixing Our Broken Tax Code” announced today by the Trump Administration.

Poll: Tax Reform Needed for Farmers and America


“Americans are ready for tax reform, and many know the toll that taxes take on our farm and ranch families,” AFBF President Zippy Duvall said.

Tax Reform necessary for viability of farms, ranches


There are several tax reform strategies that can help a farmer or rancher pass on the farm to the next generation, and two of the most important ones are permanent repeal of the death tax and reducing the capital gains tax.