Forest Landowners Tax Council

The Forest Landowners Tax Council (FLTC) is an independent, national non-profit organization dedicated to providing an effective and unified voice for non-industrial, private forest (NIPF) landowners on federal tax issues.  The Council seeks to provide technical research to identify opportunities for timber tax improvements.  FLTC is also a source of education for those who wish to learn more about timber taxation.  Membership is open nationwide to all individuals, associations, or organizations interested in supporting the mission of the FLTC.

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Are you a private forest landowner?  Who is looking out for your interests in Washington, D.C.?  FLTC was organized to be a public policy advocate for non-industrial private forest landowners, a group currently under represented in today's tax policy debates.

2012 FLTC Issues, in Order of Priority:

1-  Maintain capital gains at its current or lower rate 

2-  Maintain current tax credit and expensing allowances 

3-  Repeal of death tax

4-  Reform of passive loss rules

5-  Reinstate income averaging for tax purposes

6-  Special Use Valuation

7-  No special class of land-purchaser through tax favoritism

8-  Natural disaster tax relief

Are you concerned about these same issues?  Would you like to see research initiated that helps non-industrial, private forest landowners?  Is it important to learn about how best to handle the business aspects of forest investments?  Learn more about what YOU can do to be a part of addressing these needs.  

For more information on how you can promote education, research, and tax reform for forest landowners, you may request additional information by filling out the online Request for Additional Information or you may write:

Forest Landowners Tax Council
P.O. Box 784
Alexandria, VA  22313-0784

(703) 549-0347

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