LATEST NEWS FROM Taxes And Insurance

Tax forms
09:29AM Nov 13, 2019

Paul Neiffer: Help, I Have An Ugly Return!

Paul Neiffer
The Farm CPA Blogger
The current tax law makes trading in farm machinery a taxable event. Here's what to know.
16:34PM Nov 06, 2019

Farmer on River Bottoms: "If I Can't Get Insurance, I Won't Farm It"

Betsy Jibben
National Reporter
Concerns about wet crops and wet fields are not stopping in Iowa. Farmers in river towns are worried crop insurance will make ground uninsurable because it may cost so much,
FloodedFields 024
13:40PM Oct 24, 2019

Harvest Delays? Contact Insurance Agent to Ensure You’re Covered

Sonja Begemann
Seeds and Crop Production Editor
With major harvest delays in many parts of the country, USDA is advising farmers with Federal crop insurance to reach out to their AIP right away to file a Notice
08:45AM Oct 23, 2019

How to Go from No Refund to $7,800

Paul Neiffer
The Farm CPA Blogger
One of the few benefits to tough times is farmers will likely owe little or no tax. But that is not always the best solution for a farm couple.
07:00AM Oct 03, 2019

How Much Social Security Should You Take?

Paul Neiffer
The Farm CPA Blogger
Social security calculation can sound complicated, but here are the basics.
13:27PM Sep 26, 2019

Farmers to Receive Extra Prevent Plant Payment

Anna-Lisa Laca
Online and Business Editor
The USDA announced today producers participating in federal crop insurance who have a payable prevented planting indemnity for 2019 will automatically receive an extra payment
17:01PM Sep 18, 2019

Should You Choose ARC or PLC?

Anna-Lisa Laca
Online and Business Editor
Weigh your options to find the best fit for your farm