taxes http://hppr.org en Estate taxes can complicate farm transitions http://hppr.org/post/estate-taxes-can-complicate-farm-transitions <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Welsh-born immigrant William R. Charles in 1868 fought an uphill battle with Indians and grasshoppers when he homesteaded 400 acres of well watered crop and timberland in Republic County, Kan., that his great-grandchildren farm today. The family’s first log cabin burned to the ground in December, 1869 and they dug through two feet of frozen dirt to find shelter.</span></p><p>Today, Charles’ grandchildren, great-grandchildren and their children are far flung from that homestead, Valley Point Farm, 240 miles northwest of Kansas City.</p> Sat, 27 Jul 2013 03:35:00 +0000 Gene Meyer 19283 at http://hppr.org Estate taxes can complicate farm transitions Taxing complications for farmers and an April 15 deadline http://hppr.org/post/taxing-complications-farmers-and-april-15-deadline <p></p><p><span style="font-family: Arial, sans-serif; font-size: 10.5pt; line-height: 11.25pt;">This tax season is an unusual one for farmers.</span></p> Wed, 03 Apr 2013 00:14:09 +0000 Amy Mayer 14249 at http://hppr.org Taxing complications for farmers and an April 15 deadline