Photograph: Roger McEowen giving interview on the radio.

Roger on the Air

Roger McEowen regularly appears on radio and television programs heard nationally and across the Midwest and on the worldwide web.

  • 6/27/2022 RFD-TV - Watch (3:01).
    Discusses tax issues associated with customer "loyalty" programs.
  • 6/22/2022 Ag-Today - Listen
    Discusses cases on property tacking and property easements.
  • 6/22/2022 RFD-TV - Watch (4:25).
    Discusses court opinions from Kansas involving agricultural real estate.
  • 6/20/2022 News/Talk 1540 KXEL - Listen (27:15).
    Interview on agricultural law and tax report.
  • 6/13/2022 RFD-TV - Watch (2:50).
    Discusses USDA's Emergency Relief Program (ERP).
  • 6/11/2022 Kansas Ag Report - Listen (begins at 6:10)
    Discusses two cases, one involving agricultural real estate planning implications and the other, rules for showing animals at the State Fair.
  • 6/8/2022 Ag-Today - Listen (11:00)
    Discusses agricultural related court cases and their implications.
  • 6/6/2022 RFD-TV - Watch (2:43).
    Discusses correcting depreciation errors.
  • 5/31/2022 RFD-TV - Watch (3:23).
    Discusses deducting costs associated with starting a business.
  • 5/23/2022 RFD-TV - Watch (4:42).
    Discusses deducting soil and water conservation expenses.
  • 5/23/2022 Ag-Today - Listen (10:03)
    Discusses deducting soil and water conservation expenses.
  • 5/16/2022 RFD-TV - Watch (4:37).
    Discusses warrantless searches of private agricultural land and the scope of curtilage.
  • 5/16/2022 Ag-Issues - Listen (19:22).
    Discusses recent developments of importance to farmers and ranchers, including a Texas case involving Medicaid planning.
  • 5/14/2022 Kansas Ag Report - Listen (begins at 5:25)
    Discusses Kansas legislature provision for warrantless searches on private property.
  • 5/11/2022 Ag-Today - Listen (11:00)
    Discusses recent developments of importance to farmers and ranchers, including a Texas case involving Medicaid planning.
  • 5/2022 KWBW Radio - Listen (11:55).
    Discusses proposed estate tax rules would protect against decrease in estate tax exemption.
  • 5/9/2022 RFD-TV - Watch (3:28).
    Discusses joint tenancy and income tax basis at death.
  • 5/2/2022 RFD-TV - Watch (3:49).
    Discusses land use conflicts in rural areas, agricultural nuisances and pointers for minimizing conflict among landowners.
  • 5/2/2022 Ag-Issues - Listen (18:06).
    Discusses warrantless searches of private agricultural land and the scope of curtilage.
  • 4/27/2022 Ag-Today - Listen (11:00)
    Discusses warrantless searches of private agricultural land and the scope of curtilage.
  • 4/26/2022 RFD-TV - Watch (5:35).
    Discusses laws designed to protect confined animal livestock facilities from those intended to do them harm.
  • 4/19/2022 RFD-TV - Watch (5:04).
    Discusses intergenerational transfer of the farm/ranch business - the buy-sell agreement.
  • 4/18/2022 Ag-Issues - Listen (20:28).
    Discusses land use conflicts in rural areas, agricultural nuisances and pointers for minimizing conflict among landowners.
  • 4/13/2022 Ag-Today - Listen (11:00)
    Discusses pork production regulations and fake meat labeling law.
  • 4/11/2022 RFD-TV - Watch (3:18).
    Discusses liability protection in agritourism at the state and federal level.
  • 4/9/2022 Kansas Ag Report - Listen (begins at 5:57)
    Discusses the Supreme Court and California’s Proposition 12; Meat labeling law unconstitutional.
  • 4/5/2022 RFD-TV - Cow Guy Close - Watch (8:19).
    Discusses the plant-based meat industry.
  • 4/4/2022 Ag-Issues - Listen (18:09).
    Discusses the Supreme Court and pork production regulations and Louisiana’s meat labeling law unconstitutional.
  • 4/4/2022 RFD-TV - Watch (3:13).
    Discusses the constitutionality of the Louisiana meat labeling law.
  • 3/29/2022 RFD-TV - Watch (3:29).
    Discusses agritourism laws.
  • 3/22/2022 Ag-Issues - Listen (17:53).
    Discusses agritourism laws and laws designed to protect confined animal livestock facilities from those intended to do them harm.
  • 3/21/2022 RFD-TV - Watch (2:57).
    Discusses laws designed to protect confined animal livestock facilities from those intended to do them harm.
  • 3/16/2022 Ag-Today - Listen (11:00)
    Discusses income tax deferability of crop insurance proceeds.
  • 3/14/2022 RFD-TV - Watch (3:01).
    Discusses transferring interests in a farming business (and other investment wealth) to successive generations by virtue of a GRAT .
  • 3/12/2022 Kansas Ag Report - Listen (begins at 3:40)
    Discusses considerations when buying farmland.
  • 3/08/2022 RFD-TV - Watch (3:50).
    Discusses the use of the IDGT for transferring asset values from one generation to the next in a tax-efficient manner.
  • 3/7/2022 Ag-Issues - Listen (17:30).
    Discusses building a solid hunting use agreement.
  • 3/2/2022 Ag-Today - Listen (11:00; begins at 12:10)
    Discusses the elements of a hunting use agreement.
  • 2/28/2022 RFD-TV - Watch (3:32).
    Discusses tax consequences when farmland is partitioned and sold.
  • 2/21/2022 Ag-Issues - Listen (19:22).
    Discusses considerations when buying farmland.
  • 2/19/2022 Kansas Ag Report - Listen (begins at 4:18)
    Discusses California’s Proposition 12; meal portion of per diem allowance deduction; State medicaid recovery.
  • 2/16/2022 Ag-Today - Listen (11:00; begins at 12:06)
    Discusses considerations when buying farmland.
  • 2/14/2022 RFD-TV - Watch (3:17).
    Discusses considerations when buying farmland.
  • 2/7/2022 RFD-TV - Watch (3:26).
    Discusses California’s Proposition 12 which sets strict housing standards for livestock.
  • 2/7/2022 Ag-Issues - Listen (17:13).
    Discusses meal portion allowance deduction, California’s proposition 12, State medicaid recovery, missed tax deadline, WOTUS decision.
  • 2/2/2022 Ag-Today - Listen (11:00; begins at 12:06)
    Discusses the almost top ten developments 2021 - new regulatory definition of "habitat", IRS federal estate tax return, meal portion allowance deduction.
  • 1/31/2022 RFD-TV - Watch (3:21).
    Discusses new regulatory definition of "habitat" under the Endangered Species Act (ESA).
  • 1/26/2022 RFD-TV - Cow Guy Close - Watch (8:06).
    Discusses tax changes and interest rate hikes.
  • 1/25/2022 RFD-TV - Watch (3:54).
    Discusses a significant case with WOTUS-related issues, Sackett v. Environmental Protection Agency.
  • 1/24/2022 Ag-Issues - Listen (17:33).
    Discusses, in his view, the almost top ten agricultural law and tax developments of 2021 - significant developments that did not make the top ten.
  • 1/19/2022 RFD-TV - Watch (2:52).
    Discusses agricultural commodity gifts to children.
  • 1/19/2022 Ag-Today - Listen (11:00; begins at 12:10)
    Discusses the second half of his top 10 agricultural law and taxation developments of 2021 - 5: Whether FIFRA Preempts State Law – Roundup Litigation; 4: Equitable Apportionment Doctrine Applies to Underground Water; 3: Government Cannot Force Private Property Owners to Allow Trespassing; 2: Developments Involving "Waters of the United States"; 1: The Failure of "Build Back Better" to Become Law.
  • 1/15/2022 Kansas Ag Report - Listen (begins at 4:03)
    Discusses the second half of his top 10 agricultural law and taxation developments of 2021: 6 - The Potential Peril Associated With Deferred Payment Grain Sales; 5 - Whether FIFRA Preempts State Law – Roundup Litigation; 4 - Equitable Apportionment Doctrine Applies to Underground Water; 3 - Government Cannot Force Private Property Owners to Allow Trespassing; 2 - Developments Involving "Waters of the United States"; 1 - The Failure of "Build Back Better" to Become Law.
  • 1/11/2022 Ag-Issues - Listen (18:39).
    Discusses, in his view, the top ten most important developments in agricultural law and tax developments of 2021.
  • 1/10/2022 RFD-TV - Watch (5:42).
    Discusses top ten agricultural law and tax developments of 2021, numbers 5 to 1.
  • 1/10/2022 RFD-TV - Watch (6:03).
    Discusses top ten agricultural law and tax developments of 2021, numbers 10 to 6.
  • 1/8/2022 Kansas Ag Report - Listen (begins at 4:59)
    Discusses half of his top 10 agricultural law and taxation developments of 2021: 10 - Public Trust Doctrine in Iowa; 9 - IRS Regulations on Farm Net Operating Losses; 8 - Ag Nuisance Litigation; 7 - Whether Withheld Taxes and Other Pre-Paid Taxes Can Be Deprioritized in Chapter 12 Bankruptcy.
  • 1/5/2022 Ag-Today - Listen (11:00; begins at 1:07)
    Discusses half of his top 10 agricultural law and taxation developments of 2021 - 10: Public Trust Doctrine in Iowa; 9: IRS Regulations on Farm Net Operating Losses; 8: Ag Nuisance Litigation; 7: Whether Withheld Taxes and Other Pre-Paid Taxes Can Be Deprioritized in Chapter 12 Bankruptcy; 6: The Potential Peril Associated With Deferred Payment Grain Sales.
  • 1/3/2022 RFD-TV - Watch (2:53).
    Discusses Commodity Credit Corporation loans and tax treatment.

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