Farm Bureau Opposes Proposals to Eliminate Stepped-Up Basis and Impose Capital Gains Taxes at Death
The American Farm Bureau Federation is speaking out against the recent proposals by several lawmakers to tax unrealized capital gains at death and roll back the stepped-up basis on those capital gains.
AFBF Applauds Introduction of Estate Tax Repeal Bills
The American Farm Bureau Federation is calling on Congress to remove barriers to farm ownership. Bills aimed at eliminating the estate tax were introduced in the Senate and House Tuesday. Both are supported by the American Farm Bureau Federation.
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!