Monthly Archives: January 2017

Protect your land and get a deduction

January 27, 2017

By Josh Miller, CPA Tax Manager Over the past decade, conservation easements have been a widespread topic of conversation among farmers, ranchers and other major land owners. Why? In 2006, Congress passed legislation that used favorable tax treatment to motivate individuals to donate conservation easements. This voluntary legal agreement between a landowner and a land trust […]