NEWS
Marcia Zarley Taylor DTN Executive Editor
Fri May 17, 2013 11:38 AM CDT


Tea Party Isn't Only IRS Victim

Mild-mannered CPA Andy Biebl has complained in past DTN columns about the increasing mischief he's observed in IRS audits of small business, leaving some small business owners with six-figure tax bills when they have 100% of the law on their side. No rabble-rouser, Biebl is a past president of the Minnesota Society of CPAs and a tax partner at CliftonLarsonAllen LLC in Minneapolis. In this guest editorial, he urges Congress to look at issues beyond Tea Party campaign bias when it puts IRS under the microscope:

About a week before the current blow up over ...

Quick View
  • Back to Beans Growers considering moving a field from continuous corn back into soybeans should pay special att...
  • The Attraction of Youth Combine genotyping with a yearling bull, or even a weanling, and you're less likely to make a poo...
  • Kubota Steps Up A new mid-range, high-horsepower M7 tractor moves this company into the row-crop arena.
  • SCO Sticker Shock Costs and potential disconnect with county yields make the Supplemental Coverage Option a hard se...
  • Clean Water Goes a Long Way Cleaning up 900 feet of a small creek in Kentucky brings rebirth to water once choked with sedime...
  • Clean Air Lawsuits Filed Several environmental and animal-welfare groups argue in two lawsuits that there is well-document...
  • Ag and Environment Outlook Agriculture continues to watch how the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency implements the propos...
  • Surgery on Plastics Dharma Kodali's goal is to insert soybean oil in the basic ingredient list for PVC plastics.
  • Ask the Vet How should I treat a cow with a swelling on her flank?
Related News Stories
Woodbury: Family Business Matters
Ag Interest Rate Snapshot
Woodbury: Farm Family Business
Farmland Outlook
Finance Outlook
Iowans to Favor ARC?