Know the tax rules before selling grain in the U.S.
While selling grain to the U.S. is becoming easier, Canadian farmers likely need to file a U.S. federal income tax return with the American Internal Revenue Service (IRS) to avoid facing major penalties.Sep 7, 2016
Farm debt and interest rates: What’s the connection?
Income is the primary source of repayment for loans. In this point, we'll look at interest rates and the risks they pose for the capability to meet financial obligations. Explore how to focus on efficiency to control costs, boost income and protect the ability to repay debt.Mar 21, 2017
Looking to make your life easier during tax time?
AgExpert Analyst accounting software has many features to help you and your accountant stay organized and analyze what's going on with your farm year-round.Oct 21, 2016
Farm accounting continues to evolve
Software expert Karen D. Wright of North Battleford, Sask., has seen a lot of changes in ag accounting software over the years, both in performance and farmers' expectations.Sep 7, 2016
Buy or lease farm equipment: Which option is right for you?
Deciding whether to buy or lease farm equipment can be a difficult decision. Lance Stockbrugger explains the differences between buying and leasing in this video.Sep 7, 2016
Farm financials in Canada and the U.S.: Considering the differences
Canadian asset values outpace U.S. growth in assets. Asset values in Canada have climbed each year over the last five, and they’re expected to continue climbing in 2017, an indication of a healthy farm economy.Mar 14, 2017
Understanding financial ratios key to farm health
Financial ratios are used to look at liquidity, solvency and profitability of agriculture. Knowing these ratios is a first step in building the financial picture of your operation.Sep 6, 2016
Lessons in financial resilience from the U.S. downturn
As farm profit margins tighten financial resilience will be important. What can we learn from the downturn in the U.S. farm sector?Apr 3, 2018
3 top tax tips for farmers
Farm income tax is an essential, everyday part of farm management. Here are some top tax tips.Jan 13, 2017
Calculate your true costs
Knowing your cost of production and your cash flow needs are essential elements of a good marketing plan.Sep 7, 2016