Beginning Farmer and Rancher has a presentation on an introduction to taxes for small farmers and ranchers, an outline of some ideas and terms related to filing a tax return for your farm or ranch and a tax organizer workbook.
Beginning Farmer and Rancher also covers the complex tax reporting requirements for taxpayers with value-added inventory (i.e. wine, jam or cheese); permanent plantings (trees and vines); and who build or rebuild structures (such as a barn or a packing shed). Resources include a simplified overview, an article on IRS treatment of permanent plantings, and a guide to IRS rules governing capitalized costs.
New Entry's Beginning Farmers Network of Massachusetts offers a downloadble PDF guide to filing federal taxes.
UVM Extension New Farmer Project offers guidance on filing taxes for farmers, including webinars.
Rural Tax Education offers a small farm's guide to taxation, in downloadable PDF form.
Oregon State University's Small Farms Program offers a detailed guide to filing Schedule F forms.
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