Ag Economist Sees Concerns With Possible Increase In Capital Gains Taxes


Radio 570 WNAX (SD)

Apr 27, 2021


Agriculture groups are voicing concern about the expected move by the administration to propose higher capital gains taxes and elimination of the stepped up basis. University of Nebraska Lincoln Extension Ag Economist and Policy Specialist Dr. Brad Lubben says at this point itís only a proposal but the concern is definitely there.


He says if the stepped up basis is eliminated it will negatively impact agriculture.


Lubben says farmers and ranchers will be more negatively impacted by elimination of stepped up basis and an increase in capital gains taxes than the general public...


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