Feb 2, 2023
Robert Moore is set to present for the National Agricultural Law Center webinar series this month. Join Robert as he discusses estate planning challenges and strategies for farm families on February 15 at noon. Register for the free webinar at https://nationalaglawcenter.org/webinars/estate-planning.
Jan 5, 2023
Join us for a free, three-part webinar series in 2023 on "Starting a Food Business." Our OSU team will introduce you to what you need to know about selling your farm-raised and home-based food products directly to consumers and retailers. Details and registration information are available at go.osu.edu/foodbusiness.
Dec 14, 2022
Do you worry about how long-term care could affect your farm? Robert Moore examines long-term care needs and risks in our newest publication, and offers legal strategies for protecting farm assets. Read Long-Term Care and the Farm here.
Dec 3, 2022
Sound farm transition planning is a critical need for Ohio farms! Join Robert Moore and David Marrison in a workshop that can help you plan for the transition and future of your farm. Visit this page for information on the webinar series beginning in January and in person workshops coming up in December and January.
Nov 1, 2022
Long-term care, divorce, and poor estate planning are a few of the risks to keeping farmland in the family, but legal strategies can reduce these risks. Our new publication explains five strategies for keeping farmland in the family for future generations. Read it here.
Oct 10, 2022
It's time for our annual webinar focused on farm income taxes! Learn from OSU's Barry Ward and David Marrison and Purdue's Michael Langemeir on November 17 from 6:30--8:30 p.m. in a live webinar. A recording will also be available. For registration, visit https://farmoffice.osu.edu/tax/farmer-and-farmland-owner-income-tax-webinar
Oct 5, 2022
The Beginning Farmer Bill passed in Ohio earlier this year will provide income tax credits for transfers of agricultural assets to certified beginning farmers. The Ohio Department of Agriculture is currently developing procedures that will implement the new law in 2023. Learn about the law in our latest law bulletin, Ohio's Beginning Farmer Income Tax Credits.
Sep 9, 2022
We're back! OSU Income Tax Schools is ready to help equip tax preparers with the information and guidance necessary as they prepare for the upcoming tax season. OSU Income Tax Schools will help preparers learn about issues they may encounter when filling individual and small business tax returns for 2022.
Sep 1, 2022
Join us live from Farm Science Review to kick off our new season of Farm Office Live monthly webinars on Thursday, September 22 at 10:00 am. This month, we'll discuss renewable energy development in Ohio, crop input costs and margins outlook and implications for farmland rents and values, mitigating long term care risk, the employee retention tax credit, and will provide an update on federal farm programs. Register once for the season of monthly webinars at go.osu.edu/farmofficelive.
Aug 12, 2022
A new series of bulletins from our legal team! We explain the legal tools and strategies that can help you plan for the future of your farm. Read the ten-part series on wills, trusts, business entities, gifting, avoiding probate, advance directives, and strategies for transferring assets here.