Farm Succession Live Webinar Series

UW-Extension is offering a series of webinars on farm succession and estate planning.  All sessions require participants to attend in-person at the Walworth County UW-Extension Office, 100 W. Walworth St., Elkhorn, WI.  Registration is $5/person/session or $25 for the complete series – cost includes materials and snacks. Pre-registration is required. Register online at: https://goo.gl/forms/kJ9ooiCT0YXuERMa2, by mail using the registration form, or by contacting the Walworth County office at 262-741-4951 or peg.reedy@ces.uwex.edu.

Webinar dates and topics include:

  • August 25 – Agricultural Leasing Contracts – Phil Harris, UW-Extension Ag Law Specialist Emeritus (1:00 – 3:00 pm and 6:30 – 8:30 pm)
  • September 22, 2016 – Tax implications of transitioning from a sole proprietorship to an LLC – Kari Apel, CPA, CEO of Apel Associates (1:00 – 3:00 pm)
  • October 27, 2016 – Overview of succession planning – Joy Kirkpatrick, Center for Dairy Profitability – (1:00 – 3:00 pm)
  • November 17, 2016 – How Big is Your House? – How Big Does It Need To Be? Financial analysis for succession planning– Kevin Bernhardt, UW-Extension farm management specialist (1:00 – 3:00 pm)
  • January 26, 2017 – Estate planning – Bridget Finke, Attorney, Bakke Norman Law Offices (1:00 – 3:00 p.m.)
  • February 23, 2017 – Long Term Care: Planning for My Future Needs – Steve Shapiro, Medigap Insurance Specialist, State of Wisconsin Board on Aging and Long Term Care and the Wisconsin Office of the Commissioner of Insurance (1:00 – 3:00 pm)
  • March 23, 2017 – Medicaid Eligibility and Recovery – Anthony Schmoldt, Attorney, Schmoldt Law Office (1:00-3:00 p.m.)