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Ask the Taxman by Andy Biebl
Andy Biebl DTN Tax Columnist
Mon Apr 7, 2014 11:13 AM CDT

DTN Tax Columnist Andy Biebl is a CPA and principal with the accounting firm of CliftonLarsonAllen LLP in New Ulm and Minneapolis, Minn., a former president of the Minnesota Society of CPAs and a national authority on agricultural taxation. He writes for both DTN and our sister publication, The Progressive Farmer. To pose questions for upcoming columns, email AskAndy@dtn.com.

QUESTION:

In your recent Progressive Farmer article on "Winners and Losers in New Rental Tax," you mentioned that an installment sale may spread out the tax. But you didn't say that a taxpayer doing a 1031 exchange can defer the tax ...

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