Roger McEowen

Agricultural Law and Taxation

Roger McEowen is the Kansas Farm Bureau Professor of Agricultural Law and Taxation, Washburn University School of Law, Topeka, KS. 

Roger focuses on legal and tax issues that agricultural producers, agricultural businesses, and rural landowners face.  He teaches an undergraduate course in agricultural law at Kansas State University in addition to agricultural law and tax courses at the law school.  His website, contains much information on ag law and tax topics and provides access to his “Agricultural Law and Taxation” blog.

Washburn University School of Law
1700 SW College Avenue
Topeka , KS
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Documents & Presentations by Roger McEowen
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Farmland Lease Income - Proper Tax Reporting November 13, 2020
Agricultural Law Update

Agricultural law professor Roger McEowen of the Washburn University School of Law reports on several recent court rulings relevant to agricultural producers, including a northeast Kansas farm bankruptcy case where the farm couple was attempting to divest of farmland at a price that was lower than their creditors were willing to accept.

November 11, 2020
The Public Trust Doctrine-A Camel’s Nose Under Agriculture’s Tent? October 23, 2020
Income Taxation of Trusts - New Regulations October 16, 2020
TMDL Requirements - The EPA’s Federalization of Agriculture October 16, 2020
The Prior Converted Cropland Exception - More Troubles Ahead? October 2, 2020
Does A Discretionary Trust Remove Fiduciary Duties A Trustee Owes Beneficiaries? October 2, 2020
Issues With Noxious - and Other - Weeds and Seeds September 14, 2020
Right-To-Farm Law Headed to the SCOTUS? September 14, 2020
Tax Incentives For Exported Ag Products August 31, 2020