Ohio Farm Bureau offers CAUV background to Property Tax Committee

farmers are happy with the purpose and philosophy of the CAUV program, but all would prefer some more predictability in their values and more importantly, their tax bill.

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CAUV and responsible forestry management

Understanding the Current Agricultural Use Value program and proper forestry management could lead to increased profits and sustainable land use.

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CAUV farmland tax rate FAQs

CAUV values are set to increase substantially in the 2023 reappraisal/update, affecting 41 counties.

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State budget includes major tax savings, ag funding

Thanks to the work of Ohio Farm Bureau members through the organization’s Action Alert process, the budget will avert the potential negative impacts of a proposed property tax policy change.

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With higher property tax implications, Ohio Farm Bureau strongly opposes HB 1

Included in HB 1 is the elimination of the 10% property tax rollback, which is a significant concern for Farm Bureau members.

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Tax proposals could set Ohio agriculture back for generations

Ohio Farm Bureau President Bill Patterson wrote a letter to Ohio’s congressional delegation, reiterating Farm Bureau’s significant concern for certain tax proposals being considered that would hurt family farms.

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Lawmakers getting Farm Bureau’s message on stepped-up basis

Representatives on both sides of the aisle recently have spoken out against stepped-up basis.

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Letter to Congress encourages stability in tax policy

The letter addresses four key tax provisions that make it possible for farmers and ranchers to survive and pass their businesses on to the next generation: estate taxes, stepped-up basis, 199A small business deduction and like-kind exchanges.

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Inheritance tax threatens family farms

Recently, legislation proposed in Congress would tax capital gains at death and eliminate stepped-up basis as a way to raise revenue for government spending.

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Brown talks trade, tax policies

Sen. Sherrod Brown hosted a virtual roundtable with Ambassador Katherine Tai, 19th United States Trade Representative, and Ohio farmers, workers and manufacturers to discuss the impact of trade policy on Ohio communities.

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