Resources by Lex Bruce

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Methods and Procedures: Determining the Use Value of Agricultural and Horticultural Land in Virginia
Virginia law allows for localities adopting a program of special assessments for agriculture, horticulture, forestry and/or open space lands for their land to be taxed based on the value of the land in one of these four uses (use value) instead of its market value. This document describes methods and procedures used to calculate use values for agriculture and horticulture land based on an income and rental rate approach.
Aug 3, 2016 446-011 (AAEC-118NP)
Why Use-value Estimates Can Differ Between Counties May 1, 2009 446-013
2016 NASS Cropland and Pastureland Rental Rates
This fall USDA National Agricultural Statistical Service (NASS) released cash rental rates for irrigated and non-irrigated cropland and pastureland for Virginia counties and cities.
Oct 14, 2016 AAEC-125NP
2017 NASS Cropland and Pastureland Rental Rates Nov 14, 2017 AAEC-142NP
Frequently Asked Questions About Virginia's Use Value Assessment Program Sep 24, 2015 AAEC-39P (AAEC-102P)
2014 NASS Cropland and Pastureland Rental Rates
This winter USDA National Agricultural Statistical Service (NASS) released cash rental rates for irrigated and non-irrigated cropland and pastureland for Virginia counties and cities.
May 4, 2015 AAEC-91NP