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Business Tips and Tools

Loan Application Essentials: What you need to apply

Erin Tones

Are you in need of financing for your farm, fishing or forestry business but not sure how to get started? Don’t let the process be a barrier to getting the funding you need! Keep reading for a list of essential information you’ll need to submit an application.

December 6, 2022

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Latest Tax Talk

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Tax Talks
Employee Retention Credit and Supply Chain Disruptions

The Employee Retention Credit (ERC) is a refundable tax credit that taxpayers could obtain by meeting a quantitative test for either a decline in revenues, or because their business was shut down wholly or partially due to a governmental order. This shutdown test includes “supply chain disruptions.” Today’s Tax Talk considers how the IRS views a supply chain disruption.

October 26, 2022

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Tag: farm management 
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Business Tips and Tools
The Ability to Change -That's the Secret Sauce

Originally published in Hoard's Dairyman, this article by Roger Murray, Farm Credit East Chief Marketplace Officer, examines the characteristics and process of operating a business with a sustainable competitive advantage.

March 09, 2022

Business Tips and Tools
Northeast Producers Committed to Serving Local Communities

We have witnessed tremendous resilience among Northeast producers these past few months, and as summer kicks into full swing, it’s important to to thank and support local farmers, commercial fishermen and forest products producers.

July 07, 2020

Public Policy
Employee Retention Credit: Updated Guidance and Tax Implications

The Employee Retention Credit was created with the passing of the CARES Act. This refundable credit is for operations that have been fully or partially interrupted due to governmental orders regarding COVID-19. Learn more about the guidance and tax implications that come with the credit. 

May 07, 2020

Farm Credit
Farm Credit East Adapts to a New Normal...For Now

Paul Herrington’s work week as a certified appraiser is almost unrecognizable compared to where it was mid-March. Now serving as a primary customer support specialist for the Paycheck Protection Program while also maintaining some appraisal work, Paul’s virtual work week has challenged him to be resourceful as he works to keep Northeast ag moving forward.

May 01, 2020

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