Timber Tax Sources Available for Forest Landowners

The National Timber Tax Website –  http://timbertax.org – Is sponsored by the USDA Forest Service and managed by the University of Georgia’s Center for Forest Business.  It contains valuable information and links to timber tax information including federal, estate and state tax law websites.  It also has a section on new developments with links to new publications, workshops, related sources of information and a whole lot more.

Dr. Linda Wang, Timber Tax Specialist with the Forest Service is responsible for the content.

NWOA Timber Tax Website – http://timbertax.com – Is maintained and managed by the National Woodland Owners Association.  It has valuable links to service providers and state Extension Services and other course sponsors.

Federal Income Tax on Timber: A Quick Guide for Woodland Owners, 4th Edition, 2012 – FS-1007 – Click here for link to an online pdf file.

Tax Tips for Forest Landowners for the 2012 Tax Year – Management Bulletin R8-MB 141.  Click here for link to an online pdf file.

In addition, the forestry webinars portal (http://forestrywebinars.net) hosted a live webinar on timber taxes recently.  The archived version can be accessed at any time by following the prompts on the website to search for past webinars.  Make sure you search for the webinar entitled “Income Tax on Timber for Your 2012 Tax Return Filing”.