Tax Strategies for Midwestern Farm and Ranch Women


Tax Strategies for Midwestern Farm and Ranch Women is a three-part extension workshop produced in collaboration between Women in Agriculture programs in Kansas, Indiana, and Nebraska. It will focus on the basics of tax planning for farms and ranches. Speakers will be broadcast virtually via Zoom. Attending this series offers you the chance to build your tax management knowledge and skills. Participants are encouraged to attend all three sessions and recordings will be provided to registered participants. The sessions are open to anyone.
Program runs 6:30-8:00 pm Central Time each night.
Nov. 28th, Dec. 5th, Dec. 12th
Fee: $30.00 for entire series.
Zoom connection information will be emailed upon registration.


Class 1 – Introduction 

Basic tax information: What are income taxes? What are income tax brackets?
Who qualifies as a Farm for tax reporting purposes?
What is a schedule F?
Cash vs. Accrual Accounting
Tax Documentation

Class 2 – Schedule F Basics  

How do you choose an accountant?
What are common farm and ranch deductions?
What other non-farm from/for AGI deductions should farmers and ranchers consider?

Class 3 – Advanced Topics 

Tax Strategies
Shifting income (pre-paid expenses, deferred payment contracts)
Accelerated depreciation
Income Averaging
Loan forgiveness

This material is based upon work supported by the U.S. Department of Agriculture, under agreement number FSA22CPT0012189.

Dates & Location
Tuesday, November 28, 2023 to Tuesday, December 12, 2023

Online - Zoom

Online - Zoom

November 28, December 5, December 12.

6:30 - 8:00 pm CT via Zoom. 

Fee: $30. 


Note: the registration link is a UNL site, but the program is hosted jointly by K-State, UNL and Purdue.