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Minnesota Farm Tax Deductions & Write-Offs

If you recently acquired farmland , you could be eligible for a farm tax deduction, a deduction based on pre-existing soil fertility, which is often overlooked. Our soil fertility testing for your Minnesota farmland can analyze the soil on your farm and provide detailed reporting to your CPA to help you take advantage of this farm tax write-off. Contact Boa Safra Ag today to learn more or to schedule your soil analysis.


Most farmers are aware of tax deductions related to structures, irrigation, and fencing on their farms, but did you know that you may be able to reduce your tax liability with strategic deductions on your newly acquired farmland in Minnesota? Our soil fertility testing reveals any levels of excess fertility in the soil with comprehensive analysis and reporting to help you take advantage of potentially substantial farm tax deductions.

Up to $1400 savings/acre.

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Establishing Burden of Proof

Who We Help

Boa Safra serves a variety of clients and channel partners.

Are you leaving money on the table with your agricultural land investments? Boa Safra Ag’s soil nutrient analysis will reveal soil fertility levels on your farmland, providing the in-depth reporting you need to claim a farm tax write-off.

Owner – Operators

Land Investors


CPA Firms

Banks & Mortgage

The Results Speak for Themselves

”I have been farming for a long time, and it was hard for me to understand this process, I thought if it was real, I would have already known about it. The truth is it’s real, it works, and the Boa Safra team is very professional. The whole process was easy and 100% turnkey. My only regret is not doing this sooner. Call these guys, you will be happy you did.”

Paul T., Iowa

”I got a mailer and was a skeptic but decided to call. I found the Boa Safra team to be very informative, responsive, and well-versed regarding soil fertility load analysis which is the key to IRS section 180. I decided to go with them. I saved over $400,000 off my tax bill.”

Luke M., Michigan

Our Process

Land investors & farmers choose Boa Safra Ag.

Sampling and Testing

Our detailed soil testing accurately reveals levels of fertility in the soil and provides detailed reporting for your CPA. Find out if you are eligible for a farm tax write-off for your Minnesota farmland.

Customized Analysis

Enhance your CPA’s capabilities and unlock strategic tax advantages with our data-driven insights. Our cutting-edge analysis pinpoints the information you need to make strategic decisions that can put you ahead of the curve.

Trusted Reporting

Capitalize on a significant tax opportunity with our specialized soil analysis. Designed for Section 180 deduction qualifications, our comprehensive process reveals the true value of your land’s fertility. We combine advanced tools, extensive soil expertise, and tax knowledge for optimized deductions.

Boa Safra’s deeply technical understanding of soils, taxes, and technology enabled it to develop proprietary sampling methodologies, datasets, and algorithms to deliver the most comprehensive reports available. Its scientifically driven, data-rich approach to soil deductions has been validated by national CPA firms and industry-leading lending, brokerage, and land management groups. This process includes three steps: (1) sampling and mapping soils, (2) establishing nutrient values, and (3) generating comprehensive reports.

Boa Safra Ag offers a full suite of turnkey services for landowners interested in claiming a farm tax deduction or write-off in Minnesota for fertility acquired with farmland.


Our extensive soil sampling protocol includes essential micro and macronutrients.


Our appropriately timed soil sampling is conducted by experienced agronomists.


Our Soil Fertility Load analysis determines pre-existing levels of soil fertility and the fair market value.


Boa Safra’s Soil Fertility Load report gives you the power to confidently claim your maximum IRS Section 180 deduction.

Discover if your parcels’ Fertility Loads could qualify for this little-known, highly valuable tax deduction.

Get the most out of your agricultural tax deductions. Our team focuses on results, with a proven history of delivering over $500 million in deductions across 40+ states since 2019. Let our specialists help you put more money back into your operation.

Boa Safra Ag Farmland Qualifications for Tax Deduction

Farmland Qualifications

A Residual Fertility Load valuation might be part of your land purchase agreement, or your farmland can be appraised by a qualified third-party.

Boa Safra Ag Testing Farmland Soil Fertility for Nutrients

Determining Valuations

The Soil Fertility Load deduction offers a significant tax benefit to recent buyers of farmland. Reduce your tax liability by consulting with a qualified tax advisor to see if you’re eligible for farm tax deductions and write-offs for your Minnesota farmland.

Stay up to date on an array of tax issues by Paul Neiffer, CPA.

The Farm CPA Report is your trusted source for farm-specific tax guidance. Created by agribusiness tax expert Paul Neiffer, CPA, this resource offers essential knowledge for farmers and land investors.

DISCLOSURE: The content represented on this website is for informational purposes only. Boa Safra Ag makes no representations regarding the income tax implications or other use of Soil Fertility Load Analysis information and does not provide legal or accounting advice. Consultation with a tax and/or financial advisor is required.

Boa Safra Ag was founded by a team of Midwestern ag professionals to assist landowners in evaluating the presence and value of farmland soil fertility. Leveraging our extensive agricultural expertise, we help landowners maximize the value of an IRS section 180 deduction related to recently acquired farmland.

Our world class team of agronomists uses advanced technology and partners with industry-leading soil sampling and analysis organizations.

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