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Farm Tax Conference 2022

Thursday, August 4 7:30am - 3:35pm PDT

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Clover Island Inn

435 Clover Island Dr
Kennewick, WA 99336

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8.0 Credits

Member Price $359.00

Non-Member Price $459.00

Overview

The agriculture industry is growing increasingly complex. Make sure you are aware of the unique opportunities and pitfalls affecting your clients. The Farm Tax Conference will give you a forum to discuss current issues affecting your farm and ranch clients.

Register now for the Farm Tax Conference

Highlights

  • Estate tax planning options for farmers
  • Tax credits for agriculture
  • 2022 agricultural tax update

Prerequisites

None.

Designed For

Tax professionals working in the agriculture industry.

Objectives

Get the essential knowledge needed to guide your clients into a better tomorrow.

Preparation

None.

Thursday, August 4

General Session

7:00am - 7:30am PDT Registration and Breakfast

Access digital materials through LC Vista ahead of the conference.

General Session

7:30am - 7:35am PDT Welcome and Announcements

General Session

7:35am - 9:05am PDT 2022 Agricultural Tax Update - Part 1

Roger McEowen

Roger McEowen

Roger A. McEowen is the Kansas Farm Bureau Professor of Agricultural Law and Taxation at Washburn University Law School in Topeka, KS, and is also a Tax Director, Agribusiness and Cooperatives, Midwest Region, for CliftonLarsonAllen in West Des Moines, Iowa. Through 2015, he was the Leonard Dolezal Professor in Agricultural Law at Iowa State University in Ames, Iowa, where he was also the Director of the ISU Center for Agricultural Law and Taxation, which he founded. Before joining Iowa State in 2004, he was an associate professor of agricultural law and extension specialist in agricultural law and policy at Kansas State. From 1991-1993, Mr. McEowen was in the full-time practice of law with Kelley, Scritsmier and Byrne in North Platte, Nebraska.

Mr. McEowen has also been a visiting professor of law at the University of Arkansas School of Law in Fayetteville, Arkansas, teaching in both the J.D. and L.L.M. programs. He has also taught at Washburn Law School and the Drake University School of Law Summer Institute in Agricultural Law.

He has published scholarly articles in the Journal of Agricultural Taxation and Law, Indiana Law Review, Drake Journal of Agricultural Law, North Dakota Law Review, Nebraska Law Review, the Monthly Digest of Tax Articles, Tax Notes, West’s Social Security Reporting System, Toledo Law Review, Washburn Law Review, Creighton Law Review, Agricultural Law Update, and the Agricultural Law Digest. He is also the author of an 850-page textbook/casebook on agricultural law that is updated twice annually, and a second 300-page book on agricultural law. He also authors the monthly publication, “Kansas Farm and Estate Law.” In addition, Mr. McEowen is the co-author of Bureau of National Affairs (BNA) Tax Management Portfolios on the federal estate tax family-owned business deduction and the reporting of farm income, and is the lead author of a BNA portfolio concerning the income taxation of cooperatives.

Prof. McEowen conducts approximately 80-100 seminars annually across the United States for farmers, agricultural business professionals, lawyers, and other tax professionals. He also conducts two radio programs each airing twice monthly heard across the Midwest and on the worldwide web.

In 2003, he was named the recipient of the American Agricultural Law Association (AALA) Distinguished Service Award. He is also the recipient of the AALA’s award of excellence for professional scholarship. In 2006, Mr. McEowen was named the President-Elect of the AALA.

He received a B.S. with distinction from Purdue University in Management in 1986, an M.S. in Agricultural Economics from Iowa State University in 1990, and a J.D. from the Drake University School of Law in 1991.

He is a member of the Iowa and Kansas Bar Associations and is admitted to practice in Nebraska. He is also a past member of the AALA Board of Directors.

General Session

9:05am - 9:15am PDT Break

General Session

9:15am - 10:15am PDT 2022 Agricultural Tax Update - Part 2

General Session

10:15am - 10:20am PDT Break

General Session

10:20am - 11:10am PDT Tax Credits for Agriculture

Nina Nititadakul

Nina Nititadakul

Nina Nititadakul is the West Coast Territory Manager for ABGi-USA. She has lived in the Pacific Northwest for the past 4 years. In her life, she’s been focused on helping the local community, through volunteering with children with Autism and being a mentor in youth groups. Because of this passion of helping others, she saw one of the most impactful ways to help the local economy is by working hand in hand with CPAs and their clients. By helping off set tax liability for local businesses, she feels like she contributes to the larger picture of everyday life which fuels her why of working in the industry.

General Session

11:10am - 12:00pm PDT Lunch Break

General Session

12:00pm - 12:50pm PDT Estate Tax Planning Options - Part 1

Paul Neiffer

Paul Neiffer

Paul Neiffer is a certified public accountant and business advisor specializing in income taxation, accounting services, and succession planning for farmers and agribusiness processors. Paul is a partner with CliftonLarsonAllen (CLA) in Yakima, Washington, as well as a regular speaker at national conferences and contributor at agweb.com.

Paul regularly publishes timely content on CLA’s agribusiness blog, Farm CPA Today. He covers topics, including taxation, accounting, succession planning, new laws, major agribusiness events, and other issues that are unique to farmers and agribusiness processors.

Raised on a farm in central Washington, he has been immersed in the ag industry his entire life, including the last 30 years professionally. In fact, Paul and his wife purchased a ranch which has cattle, goats and chickens.

General Session

12:50pm - 1:00pm PDT Break

General Session

1:00pm - 2:15pm PDT Estate Tax Planning Options - Part 2

General Session

2:15pm - 2:20pm PDT Break

General Session

2:20pm - 3:35pm PDT Estate Tax Planning Options - Part 3

General Session

3:35pm - 3:40pm PDT Adjourn

Non-Member Price $459.00

Member Price $359.00