Tax Issues

ASAAP Meeting Focuses on Regulations and Sustainability

Members of the American Soybean Association (ASA) Action Partnership (ASAAP) met in Essex, Vt. to discuss issues, regulations and policy affecting the soybean industry. In … Read More »

ASA, Ag Groups Meet with Secretary Mnuchin to Discuss Tax Reform

This week American Soybean Association (ASA) Washington staff attended and participated in a meeting of agricultural groups at the White House with Treasury Secretary Steven … Read More »

ASA Directors, Staff Gather in Washington for July Board Meeting and Issues Forum

In Washington this week, the American Soybean Association’s (ASA) board of directors and other leaders in the soybean industry met for its annual July meeting … Read More »

House Ag Committee Holds Hearing on Tax Reform

The House Agriculture Committee held a hearing this week to examine tax issues that are of specific interest and impact to agriculture. The hearing provided … Read More »

Farm Groups Support Estate Tax Repeal

The American Soybean Association (ASA) was among 32 agricultural groups that signed onto a letter to House Ways & Means Committee Chairman Kevin Brady (R-TX) … Read More »

Soy Growers Push for Extension of Biodiesel Tax Credit

The American Soybean Association (ASA) continues its efforts to secure an extension of the biodiesel tax credit, which expires again at the end of 2016.  … Read More »

IRS Proposes Regulations on Estates That Could Impact Farmers

The Internal Revenue Service (IRS) recently proposed regulations that could change estate planning for families that own a controlling interest in a privately held corporation, … Read More »

Urge Your Member of Congress to Co-Sponsor the Biodiesel Tax Credit

(Updated on 6.2.16) Soy growers are encouraged to contact their members of the U.S. House of Representatives and urge them to cosponsor H.R. 5240, the … Read More »

Senate Drops Effort to Include Biodiesel, Other Tax Credits to FAA Bill

Negotiations to add energy and other unrelated tax items, including the biodiesel tax credit, to the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) reauthorization bill fell apart this … Read More »

Congress Passes Tax Extenders, Omnibus

ASA is proud to announce that Congress concluded its work for the year by passing an omnibus appropriations bill and a package of tax provisions … Read More »