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67 Merchants Row
Rutland, VT, 05701
United States

(802) 417-1528

Rutland Area Farm and Food Link (RAFFL) promotes local food knowledge, production and market opportunities for farmers and community members throughout our region.

What's Growin' On

An online community of farmers in the Rutland region hosted by the Rutland Area Farm and Food Link

UVM Tax Time Webinar for Farms Rescheduled - 2/2/11

RAFFL

Did you miss the webinar on filing farm taxes last week?  Due to some unforeseen circumstances, we had to reschedule this webinar. The new date is February 2, at 7 pm.  More information below.  Please note the new link!  Or join via our website at http://www.uvm.edu/newfarmer.

Tax Time Techniques for Beginning Farmers UVM Extension New Farmer Project Webinar

Be ahead of the curve this year, and learn what you need to know about filing taxes for your farm business before March rolls around!  Join Dennis Kauppila, UVM Extension Agriculture & Farm Business Management Specialist, to delve into the federal tax code as it applies to farm businesses. Wondering about depreciation, deductions, and Schedule F forms?  Do you know where to go to learn more, get the right forms, and find help?  This webinar will answer common questions about filing federal income taxes for farmers and help you find the resources you need to file accurately and on time.  Dennis Kauppila worked on Vermont farms in the 1970s before earning BS and MS degrees in agriculture at UVM. He started working with UVM Extension in 1983  and now works with farmers on financial management and business planning. Dennis has taught business management courses to farmers since 1994.

Newcomers to online learning are welcome. All you need to participate is internet access and a computer that you can hear sound through.

To participate, please go to http://tinyurl.com/UVMEXT-FarmTaxWebinar at about 6:45 pm Eastern time on February 2, 2011.  For more information, contact newfarmer@uvm.edu or call 802-223-2389x203. If you require accommodations to participate in this program, please let Mary Peabody know by January 25 at 802-223-2389 or 1-866-860-1382 (toll-free  in Vt.) or mary.peabody@uvm.edu so we may assist you.

If you have not participated in a webinar before, we recommend you download the necessary software for free the day before the webinar is scheduled at http://www.elluminate.com/support/index.jsp.

UVM Extension helps individuals and communities put research-based knowledge to work.

University of Vermont Extension, and U.S. Department of Agriculture, cooperating, offer education and employment to everyone without regard to race, color, national origin, gender, religion, age, disability, political beliefs, sexual orientation, and marital or familial status.

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Jessie Schmidt Coordinator for Community & Agriculture Programs

UVM Extension 617 Comstock Road, Suite 5 Berlin, VT  05602-9194

Phone:  802-223-2389 extension 203 or tollfree: 866-860-1382 extension 203 Fax:    802-223-6500 E-mail: jessica.a.schmidt@uvm.edu www.uvm.edu/extension