One-third of family businesses survive the transfer from one generation to the next.
This workshop will provide farmers with the knowledge they need to plan a successful transition of the family farm. The workshop will cover family communications, business planning, estate and transition planning, estate taxes and retirement planning.
Mid Shore Farm Transition Workshop
Tuesday, December 13, 2016 Eastern Shore Hospital Center
8:30 a.m. – 8:45 a.m. Registration/Coffee
8:45 a.m. – 8:50 a.m. Welcome
8:50 a.m. – 9:30 a.m. Family Communications- Kay Megan Washington, Maryland Agricultural Conflict Resolution Service, Program Director
9:30 a.m. – 10:15 a.m. Estate Planning for Farmers, Sarah Baugh, Esq.
10:15 a.m. – 10:30 a.m. Morning Break and Networking
10:30 a.m. – 11:15 a.m. Tax Consideration for Agricultural Estate Planning, Patrick Brooks, CPA, Henry Leonard, CPA
11:15 a.m. –12:00 p.m. Panel Discussion on How to Plan to Keep the Farm
12:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. Lunch
1:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m. Business Planning for the Farm, Shannon Dill, UMD Extension
2:00 p.m. – 2:15 p.m. Afternoon Break and Networking
2:15 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. Land as Your Legacy, Nationwide Insurance
3:00 p.m. Closing Remarks