Webinar: Timber Tax Basis
February 22, 2012
12:00 pm ET
This Webinar on Timber Tax Basis sponsored by Southern Regional Extension Forestry. This webinar is designed to give you a detailed and clear understanding of timber tax basis, a deduction that many landowners struggles with after timber sale or loss of timber from fire, theft or storm. Properly and timely setting up your timber basis is an important step in saving taxes, time, and hassle.
This tax webinar will be presented by Linda Wang and John Greene
Linda Wang is National Timber Tax Specialist with USDA Forest Service in Washington D.C. She is the author for the lastest edition of Federal Income Tax on Timber, A Key to Your Most Frequently Asked Questions, a timber tax publication. She is the co-author of the annual Tax Tips for the Forest Landowners article. She has a Ph.D. in Forest Economics and a CPA certificate in Washington State.
John Greene is a Research Forester at the USDA Southern Research Station in North Carolina. He is the co-author for Forest Landowner's Guide to the Federal Income Tax, Estate Planning for Forest Landowners, and co-author of the annual Tax Tips for the Forest Landowners. He holds a Ph.D. in Forest Economics.
The National Timber Tax Website was developed to be used by timberland owners, as well as a reference for accountants, attorneys, consulting foresters and other professionals who work with timberland owners regarding the tax treatment of timber related activities.