tax reform

Perdue: Just like Main Street, U.S. farmers need to turn a profit

· November 30, 2017

U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue echoed President Donald J. Trump’s message that tax cuts and reforms are needed to increase American prosperity. The President delivered remarks with a “Bring Back Main Street” theme in St. Charles, Missouri, highlighting the need for tax relief to boost the economy, particularly in the heartland. “The people of […]

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Perdue: Tax reform that keeps trucks on road good for ag

· October 12, 2017

U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue stands behind the tax reform agenda championed by President Donald J. Trump, hailing it as a great benefit to American agricultural producers. President Trump highlighted the tax reform proposals in an event Wednesday in Pennsylvania featuring truckers and representatives of the trucking industry. “The President’s proposed tax cuts and […]

Perdue: Family farms should not be penalized by Death Tax

· September 7, 2017

U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue remains in President Trump’s corner on the tax reform agenda. Following the outline the president presented Wednesday in North Dakota, Perdue issued the following statement: “Farming is a complicated operation, so to place more burdens on the people of agriculture through the tax code has never made any sense. […]

Ag tax reform changes: Devil is in the details

· April 6, 2017

Tax code was the topic up for discussion in the House Agriculture Committee Wednesday. Members heard from the House Committee on Ways and Means, including Rep. Kristi Noem (SD-at large) and Rep. Lynn Jenkins (KS-2), and a diverse panel of witnesses including agricultural and tax professionals. Pat Wolff, senior director of congressional relations for the […]

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