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Are there tax benefits to having chickens. Can you get a tax break?

Discussion in 'Managing Your Flock' started by clydesdale, Mar 29, 2016.

  1. clydesdale

    clydesdale New Egg

    Mar 29, 2016
    I have heard that you can raise some chickens to try to reduce your taxes. Is there any truth to this?
  2. aart

    aart Chicken Juggler! Premium Member

    Nov 27, 2012
    SW Michigan
    My Coop
    Yes, but it can be complicated and usually applies to flocks much larger than most backyarders have.

    Consult with your tax accountant for rules pertinent to your area,

    do not rely the experiences of others over the internet.
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