National Timber Tax Website

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The National Timber Tax Website offers comprehensive timber tax and estate planning information. The site provides responses to individual questions with individualized answers. By informing and educating forest owners and their professional advisors on timber tax law, this resource contributes to the healthy and sustainable development of forest resources throughout the nation.

The website’s content mainly covers federal income taxes, as well as federal estate and gift tax information that affect timber owners. Tax statutes, regulations, revenue rulings, revenue procedures, letter rulings, court cases, and legislative analysis relevant to timber tax will be updated to the extent possible to keep the content current. Selected tax articles and technical reports and publications will also be posted on the site. It also covers state and local property tax laws on timberland.

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