FARM BUSINESS NEWS
Marcia Zarley Taylor DTN Executive Editor
Thu Feb 27, 2014 02:12 PM CST


Tax Reform Not Simple

House Ways and Means Chairman David Camp's tax reform plan released this week makes for good political theater but offers such a radical shift of today's tax code, few Washington insiders doubt it can make headway in its current form this year. Still, ag interests may not want to take any chances in 2015.

"The thing that leads me to believe something may happen is that both the Democrat-controlled Senate and the Republican-controlled House are bringing up the same points," said Paul Neiffer a CPA and principal in the agriculture group at CliftonLarsonAllen LLP in ...

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