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Excited about the Child Tax Payments coming this month? Read This!

July 1, 2021

Do you have children or grandchildren? If so at this point, you have probably heard about the changes to the Child Tax Credit through the American Rescue Act. However, for most people it seems to bring more questions than answers and now they ... READ MORE

Category: Money Matters, Relationships & Family, UF/IFAS Extension, Work & Life
Tags: Act, American, American Rescue Act, Child, Children, Credit, CTC, Rescue, Tax, Taxes

The Agricultural Classification (Greenbelt) 101

January 28, 2021

As an agriculture agent, one question I get a lot is "How do I apply for the ag exemption?" Clients who ask this are typically referring to granting their property Agricultural Classification, more commonly referred to as "Greenbelt." Agricultural ... READ MORE

Category: Agribusiness, Agriculture, Farm Management
Tags: Ag, Ag Classification, Ag Exemption, Agricultural Classification, Agricultural Exemption, Agriculture, Classification, Exemption, Greenbelt, Property Tax, Tax, Taxes


January 14, 2021

It is January, a new year and time to think about filing taxes with the IRS. Here are some things to know. The IRS has not yet announced a start date for the 2021 filing season. Income tax returns cannot be filed electronically or by mail ... READ MORE

Category: Money Matters, Work & Life
Tags: Tax Season, Taxes

Starting a Farm in Alachua County – Land

March 26, 2020

Assuming that you already have access to the land where you plan to farm (either own it or lease it), one of the first steps to take before starting an agricultural operation is to confirm that the property’s zoning district enables you ... READ MORE

Category: Agribusiness, Agriculture, Crops, Farm Management, Horticulture, UF/IFAS Extension,
Tags: Agribusiness, Agriculture, Alachua, FarmingAlachua, Horticulture, Starting A Farm, Starting A Farm In Alachua Co, Taxes
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The Earned Income Tax Credit

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January 14, 2019

For 2018, individuals and families have a shot of a tax credit ranging from $519 - $6,431. The Earned Income Tax Credit (EITC) was established to offset the burden of Social Security taxes by reducing or eliminating the tax paid by low- ... READ MORE

Category: Money Matters, Work & Life
Tags: Adjust For Inflation, Earned Income Tax Credit, EITC, Green Card, Income Tax, Internal Revenue Service, Qualify For EITC, Social Security Number, Tax Guidelines, Tax Return, Taxable Income, Taxes, VITA Program, Volunteer Income Tax Assistance
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Beware of Scammers

February 12, 2018

Yesterday my 14 year old son received an interesting phone call from the "IRS." The call came from a number my son did not recognize and since he does not answer calls from numbers he does not know the caller left a message. The message stated ... READ MORE

Category: Money Matters,
Tags: Fraud, Money Management, Taxes

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