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Advocates Alerts: 2008

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December 15: Presidential Transition Recommendations

December 5: Brochures In-Stock, Our Success in 2008

October 29: IRS Offers Free Webinar & Workshops on the New 990

October 22: End of the Year Tax Changes and Reminders

September 24: Help Add Cosponsors to H.R. 1576 and S. 469

September 9: Help Set Alliance Policy Priorities for 2009

August 7: Policy Events at Rally 2008

July 31: 5 Ways Your Members of Congress Can Help

July 24: August Recess Site Visits for Congress

June 20: Use the Grassroots Toolkit to Spread the Word About the Easement Incentive

May 23: New Farm Bill Passes with Two-Year Tax Incentive for Conservation!

May 15: Senate Passes Farm Bill, Veto Override Likely

May 14: House Passes Farm Bill, Senate Next

May 13: New Farm Bill Details, Call Congress Today

May 8: Farm Bill Includes Easement Incentive, Billions for Conservation

April 30: Farm Bill Update

April 25: Promising News on the Easement Incentive in the Farm Bill

April 14: Farm Bill Negotiators Consider Pared Down Easement Incentive

April 11: Easement Incentive Still Plays as Farm Bill Deadline Looms

March 14: Support the Easement Incentive Over Recess, NPR Response
March 7:
Farm Bill Fight at Critical Juncture, New Conservation Funding Letter Needs Your Help

February 29: Crunch Time on Conservation Tax Incentive in the Farm Bill

February 15: 65 Representatives Sign Letter Supporting Tax Incentive

February 15: Support the Conservation Programs in the Farm Bill

February 6: Letter on Tax Incentive in Farm Bill

January 22: New Filing Requirement for Small Land Trusts!

January 15: The New Tax Incentive has Expired, But...

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February 12: The House successfully voted 279-137, demonstrating a supermajority (67%) of support, on H.R. 644, a package of charitable incentives including the conservation tax incentive.Now we need your help in the Senate to secure co-sponsors! Sens. Heller and Stabenow have requested land trusts’ assistance in asking senators to cosponsor S. 330, the Conservation Easement Incentive Act. Learn more »

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