Power of Attorney
1/31/2024
A power of attorney is a legal document whereby a grantor appoints one or more people to manage their property when they can’t do it themselves. That means, the appointed person has the power to do anything that the grantor may lawfully have done, when capable, including sell land, change investments, pay bills for the grantor, etc.
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What is a legal trust?
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1/26/2024

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A trust can be very useful to a farm business. It can offer both flexibility and formality to help achieve business, tax planning and farm legacy preservation goals.

The challenge is that trust law, and the associated tax rules, are very complex. Proper implementation requires a team of professional advisors.
Transition Planning Check List
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1/2/2024

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Start early and be proactive. Transition
should be a gradual transfer of
responsibilities, management and
ownership – and this process takes time.
The family landscape
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11/10/2023

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Once considered among the most traditional, unchanging ways of life, farming today is being transformed. Farmland values are changing the nature of farming and farm business management, and introducing new opportunities and risks.