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Agricultural Tax Issues Workshop Announced

November 17, 2005

COLUMBUS, Ohio — Tax practitioners with an interest in farm income taxes have the opportunity to attend a one-day farm tax workshop being offered on Dec. 16.

The Agricultural Tax Issues program has been accepted for continuing education credits by the Accountancy Board of Ohio, Internal Revenue Service Director of Practice and the Ohio Supreme Court Commission on Continuing Legal Education.

The workshop, sponsored by Ohio State University Extension and Ohio State's Department of Agricultural, Environmental, and Development Economics, will be held at the following locations in Ohio: Caldwell, Chillicothe, Columbus, Defiance, Greenville, Ottawa, Urbana, Upper Sandusky and Wooster.

The workshop will be taught by Phil Harris, professor of agricultural economics at the University of Wisconsin. The workshop consists of a taped lecture, slide presentation, and a Q&A session. Participants will also receive a 250-page book, Agricultural Tax Issues, authored by Harris. Ohio State faculty, specializing in tax issues, will be available to answer questions.

Workshop information, a downloadable registration form and on-line registration are available at the following Web site: Click on "Ag Issues Conference." For more information, contact Warren Lee, director of Ohio Income Tax Schools, at (614) 292-6308, or e-mail lee.


Candace Pollock
Warren Lee