At one time, a top concern for many farm owners was how to prevent losing the family farm to pay estate taxes upon the death of the owner. Today, with the higher than ever federal estate tax exemption, losing the farm as a result of estate taxes is usually not the biggest concern for keeping the farm in the family. Instead, divorce, potential lawsuits, and other events pose a much bigger risk. Learn about estate planning techniques that can be used to protect family farms.
Dobbs Legal Group founder Polly Dobbs was interviewed by The Angus Report regarding the key considerations in succession planning for ranchers. Learn about these matters.
At the 2018 Top Producer Seminar, Polly will discuss practical business succession planning concepts and how they can be incorporated into a comprehensive plan that addresses the unique issues facing farm families.
The Executive Women in Agriculture (EWA) is again hosting a dynamic three-day conference focusing on diverse topics including best practices for agribusiness management, marketing strategies, protecting the family farm, stress management, communication improvement, and combatting conflict.
Tomorrow’s Top Producer is holding a dynamic conference – Prepare 2 Thrive – at the Loews Vanderbilt Hotel in Nashville, Tennessee on July 20 and 21, 2017. If you’re interested in learning more about the latest trends and practices to increase productivity, the latest “hacks,” and how to position your farm for the future, this conference is for you!