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South Dakota Farm Tax Deductions & Write-Offs

Want to lower your farmland’s tax expenses? You may be eligible for a valuable but little-known farm tax deduction for your South Dakota farmland! Our soil fertility testing experts can assess your land and uncover potential tax savings. Contact Boa Safra Ag to find out how much you could deduct and start maximizing your return on investment.


You may be able to secure significant tax savings on your new farmland acquisition in South Dakota with a farm tax deduction related to excess soil fertility. Our soil fertility testing  for your South Dakota farmland can uncover overlooked tax benefits, maximizing your financial gains through a farm tax write-off.

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.

Boa Safra Ag delivers proven results in agricultural land investment. Our specialized soil nutrient analysis pinpoints previously untapped tax advantages. We precisely calculate your soil’s fertilizer content to ensure you maximize your depreciation deductions to lower your tax burden.

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

Tired of guesswork with your soil? Our in-depth soil fertility testing in South Dakota eliminates uncertainty, providing detailed reporting on nutrient deficiencies, pH imbalances, and more.

Customized Analysis

Gain a clear competitive edge by allowing us to equip your CPA with supporting documentation for your South Dakota farm tax write-off. Our cutting-edge data and in-depth analysis provide the insights to anticipate challenges, develop innovative solutions, and make strategic decisions that give you the upper hand.

Trusted Reporting

Take action to reduce your tax burden and boost your farm’s bottom line. Boa Safra Ag’s streamlined soil analysis process makes claiming your maximum Section 180 deduction simple. Our experts handle everything: precise soil sampling, nutrient valuation, and customized reports for optimal tax benefits. CPAs and industry leaders rely on our expertise to deliver results.

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 South Dakota for fertility acquired with farmland.


Our comprehensive soil sampling protocol provides data-driven insights into macro and micronutrient levels, empowering you to make informed decisions.


Our accurate soil nutrient analysis pinpoints exact deficiencies. Our agronomists collect soil samples during the ideal time of year for your crops.


Our Soil Fertility Load analysis identifies the precise nutrient levels in your soil to determine pre-existing soil fertility quantities and estimate fair market value.


Secure your maximum tax savings with Boa Safra Ag’s Soil Fertility Load report. Our precise analysis ensures you have the documentation to claim your full IRS Section 180 deduction.

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

You deserve accurate analysis and reporting to maximize your agricultural tax savings. Our team brings extensive nationwide experience, with a proven record of over $500 million in deductions since 2019 across more than 40 states. Let our specialists deliver the results that matter to your bottom line.

Boa Safra Ag Farmland Qualifications for Tax Deduction

Farmland Qualifications

Take control of your land investment with a Residual Fertility Load valuation. This assessment empowers you with crucial knowledge about the soil’s nutrient levels, helping you make strategic decisions. This valuation may be included in your land purchase agreement, or a qualified third-party may complete the appraisal.

Boa Safra Ag Testing Farmland Soil Fertility for Nutrients

Determining Valuations

Don’t miss out on potential tax savings! If you’ve recently acquired farmland , investigate your eligibility for the Soil Fertility Load deduction. Take advantage of this opportunity to maximize the farm tax deduction or write-off for your South Dakota 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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