TDT has worked with ag-based companies for over 30 years. Our strong reputation among area businesses in the agricultural industry is built upon decades of providing valuable advisory and accounting solutions to producers and agri-business clients.

Agriculture is one of TDT’s largest industry specializations.  We serve individuals, partnerships, corporations and other entities in the agribusiness industry with a full range of services including tax planning and compliance, financial preparation and assurance, and general business consulting to farmers, and agriculture based businesses.

Our Services

Agriculture and farm accounting for corporate and family operations require specific insight of tax and accounting methods for profitable production.  Our team of specialists work together to keep an eye on the latest industry trends and issues that impact your operation’s success and growth.  Many of our Ag professionals were raised on family farm operations and have first-hand knowledge of the day-to-day workings of your business. With our knowledge and experience, we are able to offer a wide breadth of services to our agricultural clients, including:

  • Farm accounting and financial statement preparation

  • Farm income tax preparation and tax planning services

  • Assistance to farmers and related agri-business owners in structuring business entities, allowing efficient operation of the business and minimization of  taxes and liability

  • Industry-specific knowledge on agricultural employment taxes and other farm sales tax matters

  • Farm succession matters and estate planning matters

  • Farm business valuation services

  • Employee benefit and compensation planning

  • Retirement plan consulting

  • Farm financing and expansion proposals

Our Clients

  • Farming operations

  • Dairy

  • Beef cattle

  • Hog production

  • Crop farming

  • Agri-Business

  • Animal health and nutrition suppliers

  • Farm equipment dealers

  • Transportation/trucking

  • Custom operators

  • Feed mills

  • Farm supply stores

Industry Expertise

We also consult with agri-business owners on an ever-increasing range of business planning and management issues, such as:

  • Debt restructuring

  • Lease/buy analysis

  • State and Federal government program assistance

  • Forecasts, projects and cash flow analysis

  • Crop cost accounting

  • Buying, selling, trading of farm land, machinery and equipment

  • Investment or diversification

At TDT, we see agriculture as a vital part Iowa’s history and current livelihood. Our professionals are dedicated to providing tools and information to help your operation prosper now and in the future.