Tax and Estate Planning in Front Range Region

 1031 Exchanges

   
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Conservation tax credits - a landowner’s guide
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The Colorado Conservation Tax Credit is a unique tool by which landowners can preserve their land for generations to come. The Colorado Conservation Tax Credit (Credit) is a state income tax credit of up to $375,000 available to a landowner who elects to place a conservation easement on his or her land.

 

13 Components of a Successful Transferable Development Right Program
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For those of you who don’t know, TDR stands for Transferable Development Rights. Simply put, these are typically programs that are designed by local government to allow for the free market transfer of subdivision or development rights from a rural (agricultural and/or conservation) zone to a designated development zone within a jurisdiction.& ...

 

Like-Kind Exchanges of Conservation Easements
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Certain individuals who own land with significant conservation value, for example landowners of wildlife habitat or open space, can preserve the character of their land, obtain additional property, and defer taxes on the transaction, all at the same time.

 

What is a Like Kind Exchange?
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Internal Revenue Code section 1031 establishes the rules for like-kind exchanges. This is a tool that can be used by private landowners to defer real estate transfer taxes by exchanging one piece of property for another.

 

Year End Exchanges
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Like-kind exchanges that commence in one tax year and end in a subsequent tax year are sometimes called Year End Exchanges. Year End Exchanges contain some unique benefits and some hidden pitfalls.

 

Qualified Intermediaries
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A qualified intermediary (QI) is a neutral party who may assist a landowner in facilitating a like-kind exchange. The QI enters into a written agreement, known as the exchange agreement, with the landowner.

 

Show 1031 Exchanges Organizations & Professionals (122)
There are 122 resources serving Front Range Region in the following categories:
map itMap of 1031 Exchanges Organizations & Professionals serving Front Range Region
Agricultural Law Attorneys
Bernie Gehris
Burns, Figa & Will - Special Counsel - Greenwood Village, CO
Brandon L. Jensen
Budd–Falen Law Offices, LLC - Senior Associate - Cheyenne, WY
David C. Conley, PC
- Colorado Springs, CO
David P. Claiborne
Sawtooth Law Offices, PLLC - Principal - Boise, ID
Farmer's Legal Action Group
- St. Paul, MN
Franklin J. Falen
Budd-Falen Law Offices, L.L.C. - Cheyenne, WY
Gregory J Cucrola
Law Offices of Gregory J Cucarola - Sterling, CO
James M. Ash
Husch Blackwell LLP - Kansas City, MO
James M. Ash
Husch Blackwell LLP - Kansas City, MO
James R. Moore
Boutin Jones Inc. - Shareholder - Sacramento, CA
Jessica E. Jay
Conservation Law, P.C - Attorney at Law - Evergreen, CO
Kevin N Berens
Berens Law Firm LTD - Saint Francis, KS
Mark Cohen, J.D., LL.M.
- Boulder, CO
Sara J Streight LLC
Attorney - Fort Collins, CO
Sara M. Dunn
Balcomb & Green, P.C. - Partner - Glenwood Springs, CO
William Silberstein
Kaplan Kirsch & Rockwell - Partner - Denver, CO
Estate Planners
Allen Sparkman
Sparkman Foote LLP - Denver, CO
Christina R. Sloan
The Sloan Law Firm, PLLC - Moab, UT
Creative Conservation, LLC
Jerry A. Bley - Readfield, ME
Dennis Roddy
- Manager, MBA - Salina, KS
Jeremy P. Cohen
Burns, Figa, & Will, P.C. - Special Counsel - Greenwood Village, CO
Jim Elder
Elderado Financial, Inc. - Chief Financial Advisor - Montrose, CO
Estate Planning Attorneys
Anton V. Dworak
Lyons Gaddis Kahn Hall Jeffers Dworak & Grant PC - Longmont, CO
Bridget K. Sullivan
Sherman & Howard L.L.C. - Denver, CO
Caroline Bess Pearce
Sherman & Howard L.L.C. - Aspen, CO
Christopher Cole
Sherman & Howard L.L.C. - Denver, CO
Curtis J. Bankers
Sherman & Howard L.L.C. - Denver, CO
Daniel P. Kapsak
The Kapsak Law Firm, LLC - Longmont, CO
David P. Claiborne
Sawtooth Law Offices, PLLC - Principal - Boise, ID
Debra A. Conroy
Keller Law, LLC - Craig, CO
Douglas M. Cain
Sherman & Howard L.L.C. - Denver, CO
Eric A. Peterson
Peterson, Rosenberg PLLC - Fort Collins, CO
Ernie F. Fazekas
Folkestad Fazekas Barrick & Patoile, P.C. - Castle Rock, CO
Greg Powell, P.C.
Powell & Murphy, P.C. - Salida, CO
Gregg K. Kampf
Hoskin Farina & Kampf - Grand Junction, CO
Gregory J Cucrola
Law Offices of Gregory J Cucarola - Sterling, CO
Gregory T. Densen
Sherman & Howard L.L.C. - Denver, CO
Howard Alpern
Alpern Myers Stuart, LLC - Member - Colorado Springs, CO
Jason P. Redman
Gougér Franzmann & Redman, LLC - Partner - Greenwood Village, CO
Jeffrey D. Cohen Esq., CPA
The Cohen Law Firm P.C. - Managing Shareholder - Boulder, CO
Jeffrey T. Bedingfield
Otis, Bedingfield & Peters, LLC - Greeley, CO
Jessica L. Broderick
- Denver, CO
Jill T. Norris
Dufford Waldeck - Grand Junction, CO
John H. Birkeland
Sherman & Howard L.L.C. - Denver, CO
John W. Dunn
Mountain Law Group, LLC - Vail, CO
Joseph M. Dencker
Sherman & Howard L.L.C. - Denver, CO
Kathleen M. Johnson
Sherman & Howard L.L.C. - Denver, CO
Kristin M.E. Koval
Sherman & Howard L.L.C. - Denver, CO
Laurie A. Cahill
Hoskin Farina & Kampf, PC - Grand Junction, CO
Mark Cohen, J.D., LL.M.
- Boulder, CO
Michael P. Franzmann
Gougér Franzmann & Redman, LLC - Cofounder and Partner - Greenwood Village, CO
Michelle M. St. Pierre
Baker & Hostetler LLP - Denver, CO
Nancy R. Crow
Hutchins & Associates LLC - Of Counsel - Denver, CO
Nicole J. McGann, Esq
THE Cohen Law Firm, P.C. - Senior Associate - Boulder, CO
Pete F. Michaelson
Law Office of Peter F. Michaelson, P.C. - Westcliffe, CO
Peter W. Bullard
Law Offices of Peter W. Bullard, P.C. - Fort Collins, CO
Robert M. O'Hayre
O'Hayre Dawson P.C. - Gunnison, CO
Shelley Thompson
Burns, Figa & Will - Shareholder - Greenwood Village, CO
Simon Sidamon-Eristof
Kalbian Hagerty LLP - of Counsel - Washington, DC
Wade Ash Woods Hill & Farley, P.C.
- Denver, CO
Qualified Intermediaries for 1031 Exchanges
1031 Exchange Advantage, TM
- Carlsbad, CA
1031 Exchange Professionals Inc.
David Kuns - San Mateo, CA
1031X.com, Inc.
Steven Hickox and Christopher T. Sayre - Co-founders - Denver, CO
Acacia Exchange Services
- Healdsburg, CA
Amherst Exchange Corporation
- Santa Barbara, CA
Asset Exchange Company
- San Francisco, CA
Asset Preservation, Inc.
- Roseville, CA
Atlas 1031 Exchange, LLC
Andy Gustafson, Certified Exchange Specialist® - President and Founder - Fort Walton Beach, FL
Cameron A. Grant
Lyons Gaddis Kahn Hall Jeffers Dworak & Grant PC - Longmont, CO
Conservation Resource Center
Michael Strugar - Director - Boulder, CO
Custom 1031 Inc.
- Spokane, WA
Exchange Resources, Inc.
- San Diego, CA
Exeter 1031 Exchange Services, LLC
Elizabeth Harris - Vice President, Marketing & Business Development - San Diego, CA
First Bank 1031 Corporation
Jeff King - Senior Vice President - Longmont, CO
Gary Jellum
Broker - Whitney Land Company - Pendleton, OR
Mission Bank 1031 Exchange, LLC
- Bakersfield, CA
Munsey Ayers
Otten Johnson Robinson Neff + Ragonetti PC - Denver, CO
Old Republic Exchange Facilitator Company (OREXCO)
Lori De Martini, Esq. - President - Glendale, CA
Rosa Esqueda
Exeter 1031 Exchange Services, LLC - Senior 1031 Exchange Consultant - Los Angeles, CA
Safe Harbor Exchange, Inc.
- Tustin, CA
Stephen Davis
Safe Harbor Asset Management - Huntington, NY
Steven W. Monk
Exeter 1031 Exchange Services, LLC - 1031 Exchange Consultant - Fresno, CA
The Exchange Connection, Inc.
- Snohomish, WA
Thomas J Ragonetti
Otten, Johnson, Robinson, Neff & Ragonetti PC - Shareholder - Denver, CO
Tracey Wilson, CES®
Investment Property Exchange Services, Inc. - Certified Exchange Specialist/Vice President - Highlands Ranch, CO
Wayne Howard
Terra West Real Estate Services - Broker / Owner - Greeley, CO
Western Slope Exchange, LLC
- Gunnison, CO
Xchange Solutions, Inc.
- San Jose, CA
Tax Advisors
Brad A. Tafoya, CPA, AWMA, CFP
Tafoya Barrett and Associates PC - Durango, CO
Jason B. Stinson, CCIM
Commercial Realty Services of Alabama, LLC - Managing Member & Principal - Gadsden, AL
Jessica H. Carey, C.P.A.
THE Cohen Law Firm, P.C. - Boulder, CO
John J. Moore
Tafoya Barrett and Associates PC - Durango, CO
Juliana R. Cohen, C.P.A.
THE Cohen Law Firm, P.C. - Boulder, CO
Lyle F. Hood, CPA
Wall, Smith, Bateman Inc. - Alamosa, CO
Patrick J. Barrett
Tafoya Barrett and Associates PC - Durango, CO
The Simple Dollar
Trent Ham - Founder & ContributorIA
Water Street Solutions
- Peoria, IL
Tax Law Attorneys
Allen Sparkman
Sparkman Foote LLP - Denver, CO
Anton V. Dworak
Lyons Gaddis Kahn Hall Jeffers Dworak & Grant PC - Longmont, CO
Bridget K. Sullivan
Sherman & Howard L.L.C. - Denver, CO
Caroline Bess Pearce
Sherman & Howard L.L.C. - Aspen, CO
Charles Bybee
Faegre Baker Daniels - Partner - Denver, CO
Christopher Cole
Sherman & Howard L.L.C. - Denver, CO
Curtis J. Bankers
Sherman & Howard L.L.C. - Denver, CO
David Brewster
David Brewster and Associates, Inc. - Boulder, CO
David C. Conley, PC
- Colorado Springs, CO
Douglas M. Cain
Sherman & Howard L.L.C. - Denver, CO
Gregory T. Densen
Sherman & Howard L.L.C. - Denver, CO
Gregory W. Berger
Shareholder - Brownstein Hyatt Farber Schreck, LLC - Denver , CO
James M. Ash
Husch Blackwell LLP - Kansas City, MO
Jeffrey D. Cohen Esq., CPA
The Cohen Law Firm P.C. - Managing Shareholder - Boulder, CO
Jessica L. Broderick
- Denver, CO
John H. Birkeland
Sherman & Howard L.L.C. - Denver, CO
Joseph M. Dencker
Sherman & Howard L.L.C. - Denver, CO
Kathleen M. Johnson
Sherman & Howard L.L.C. - Denver, CO
Kevin N Berens
Berens Law Firm LTD - Saint Francis, KS
Kristin M.E. Koval
Sherman & Howard L.L.C. - Denver, CO
Michael Dubetz
Sherman & Howard L.L.C. - Denver, CO
Nancy R. Crow
Hutchins & Associates LLC - Of Counsel - Denver, CO
Rebecca Hall
Packard and Dierking, LLC - Boulder, CO
Stephen J. Small, Esq.
Law Office of Stephen J. Small, Esq., P.C. - Cambridge, MA
William Hutton
Coblentz, Patch, Duffy & Bass LLP - Partner - San Francisco, CA

 Conservation Easements

   
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Conservation easements one way agriculture is preserved
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The continued viability of agriculture on the Western Slope has been the subject of many conversations this year with the drought, the booming population of Colorado and changing priorities of Colorado's citizens.

 

Conservation Almanac

The Trust for Public Land has created the Conservation Almanac, which is a great resource for understanding the context of the conservation and conservation finance movements. Here you can see how much land has been protected in your state, which state and federal agencies have protected the land, the ratio of money spent to land conserved, and policies and programs that could help your state reach its conservation objectives.

 

How a Conservation Easement Works - Sample example of conservation easement

A simple example illustrates how a conservation easement works in practice. Let’s assume pressure from buyers building vacation homes has pushed the value of land up in recent years to the point where the family is concerned about how the next generation will pay the estate tax bill without selling the land.

 

Land Preservation: An Essential Ingredient in Smart Growth
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The preservation of land for working rural landscapes, wildlife habitat, urban parks, recreational trails, and protecting water supplies and floodplains is emerging as an integral component of smart growth programs.

 

6 Basic Steps to Conveying a Conservation Easement
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How does one go about donating or selling a conservation easement.? There is no one right way to go about it. However, the following outline shows the most common steps to the process.

 

The Law of Agricultural Land Preservation in the United States
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Thomas Daniels and John Keene's new book breaks down the legal principles, federal and state requirements, and the legal issues that affect agricultural land preservation efforts.

 

Find a Landscape Conservation Cooperative (LCCs)

Find an LCC here. The 22 LCCs collectively form a network of resource managers and scientists who share a common need for scientific information and interest in conservation. Each LCC brings together federal, state, and local governments along with Tribes and First Nations, non-governmental organizations, universities, and interested public and private organizations. Our partners work collaboratively to identify best practices, connect efforts, identify science gaps, and avoid duplication through conservation planning and design. 

Managing the landscapes that provide our natural and cultural resources has become increasingly challenging. With the signing of Secretarial Order No. 3289, the Department of the Interior launched the Landscape Conservation Cooperatives (LCCs) to better integrate science and management to address climate change and other landscape scale issues. By building a network that is holistic, collaborative, adaptive, and grounded in science, LCCs are working to ensure the sustainability of our economy, land, water, wildlife, and cultural resources. 

 

Using the Conservation Tax Incentive
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This short brochure summarizes the conservation easement tax incentive and provides answers to some frequently asked questions. For the late ...

 

Conservation Easements
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One tool for estate planners is the conservation easement, by which a landowner voluntarily restricts his or her land from being developed, restricts the amount of development or protects existing features, like a building facade with historic value.

 

Conservation Easements: How Flexible Is Too Flexible?

To ensure the continued conservation of natural resources and habitats, it is important to ensure that easements are not simply undone by successors to the original parties after the tax benefits have been realized.& ...

 

Mitigation and Conservation Banking
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To many landowners a threatened or endangered (T&E) species on their property is anathema because it can herald all kinds of state and federal limitations on use of their property.& ...

 

Questions to Ask of a Conservation Easement Appraiser
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To help you, the landowner, select a properly qualified real estate appraiser, the Division of Real Estate offers several questions you may want to ask any appraiser before making the decision to retain her, or him.

 

2015 National Land Trust Census Report
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Our common ground and collective impact.

 

Colorado Real Estate Manual - Chapter 12: Conservation Easements
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First established by state statute in 1976, a conservation easement is a voluntary, legally binding restriction, enforced by a non-profit organization of governmental entity, that limits certain uses and prevents future development of a property.

 

Conservation tax credits - a landowner’s guide
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The Colorado Conservation Tax Credit is a unique tool by which landowners can preserve their land for generations to come. The Colorado Conservation Tax Credit (Credit) is a state income tax credit of up to $375,000 available to a landowner who elects to place a conservation easement on his or her land.

 

Conservation Easements: A Tool for Preventing the Fragmentation of Family Lands
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Land stewards can use conservation easements to help manage the future. Conservation easements can be created to protect different natural assets ranging from endangered species and water sources to productive, open space and agricultural land.

 

Ranching as a Conservation Strategy: Can Old Ranchers Save the New West?
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Working ranches are often promoted as means of private rangeland conservation because they can safeguard ecosystem services, protect open space, and maintain traditional ranching culture.

 

Uniform Conservation Easement Act (with 2007 Amendments)
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The Act enables durable restrictions and affirmative obligations to be attached to real property to protect natural and historic resources.

 

Multi-Generational Ownership and Planning for Family Owned Properties
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The paper explains many of the common legal tools used by families to manage and/or transfer family lands, and gives a very good overview of the expectations and considerations families will face throughout the process.

 

Forever Donation
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A landowner recently asked us: What is the best way to ensure that the land I donate is not sold? We put the question to the land trust community and it generated quite a bit of activity on the land trust listserv.

 

Tax Benefits of Donating Conservation Land
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There are several kinds of tax benefits available to donors of land or conservation easements. This article attempts to summarize these benefits and provide some examples of how they work.

 

What is a Land Trust?

Land trusts are non-profit organizations directly involved in the permanent protection of land and its resources for the public benefit. A trust may operate on a local, state, regional, or national level.

 

Bundle Of Rights Approach To Value
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The bundle of rights theory maintains that ownership of a parcel of real estate may embrace a great many rights, such as the right to its occupancy and use; the right to sell it in whole or in part; the right to bequeath; the right to transfer by contract for specified periods of time, the benefits to be derived by occupancy and use of the real estate.

 

2014 Farm Bill Field Guide to Fish and Wildlife Conservation
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The 2014 Farm Bill Field Guide to Fish and Wildlife Conservation was prepared as an introduction for fish and wildlife conservation providers – the on-the-ground biologists and conservation partners who help deliver Farm Bill conservation programs to landowners.

 

13 Components of a Successful Transferable Development Right Program
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For those of you who don’t know, TDR stands for Transferable Development Rights. Simply put, these are typically programs that are designed by local government to allow for the free market transfer of subdivision or development rights from a rural (agricultural and/or conservation) zone to a designated development zone within a jurisdiction.& ...

 

Like-Kind Exchanges of Conservation Easements
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Certain individuals who own land with significant conservation value, for example landowners of wildlife habitat or open space, can preserve the character of their land, obtain additional property, and defer taxes on the transaction, all at the same time.

 

Working Lands For Wildlife
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Through Working Lands for Wildlife —a voluntary, incentive-based effort—the Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS) and its conservation partners will provide landowners with technical and financial assistance to: Restore populations of declining wildlife species.

 

NextGen Conservation: Peninsula Open Space Trust engages Millennials in its mission.
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The 80 million-plus Millennials in the United States represent the next generation of potential land trust supporters and advocates.

 

Putting Smart Growth to Work in Rural Communities
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Many rural communities are facing challenges, including rapid growth at metropolitan edges, declining rural populations, and loss of working lands.

 

Conservation of Private Lands: Opportunities and Challenges for the States
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Private land conservation initiatives are a critical component of any state-level quality of life agenda. Although concerns over sprawl, including the loss of prime agricultural lands and significant green space, continue to be one of the underlying rallying cries in support of state-level smart growth initiatives, the fact remains that with few exceptions, conservation of privately-owned working lands has not received significant attention in smart growth literature or conferences.

 

Bosque Canyon Ranch v. Comm’r—Partnerships Denied Deductions for Conservation Easements Allowing Movable Homesites and Taxed on Disguised Sales of Homesites
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Bosque Canyon Ranch, L.P. located in the hill country of Texas was just denied $15.9 million of deductions claimed by partnerships for the donation of conservation easements on two grounds in a tax court decision.

 

The Conservation Easement Quiz
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Take a quick quiz and test your knowledge on conservation easements and learn if they can work for you.

 

Conservation Easement Paragraph Databank
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The CE Paragraph Databank is a work in progress assembled by the Stanford Conservation and Climate Change Drafting Committee and a number of CE professionals assisting in the work.

 

Conservation Easements and the 2010 Roth Conversion: A symbiotic relationship
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It may come as a shock, but there is a sort of symbiotic relationship at work between property owners with conservation easements and the IRS.

 

Using Conservation Easements to Protect Working Forests
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For decades, conservation easements have protected open space values such as wildlife habitat, ecological diversity, recreational access and aesthetics.

 

Farm and Forest Land Preservation With Conservation Easements
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This publication is intended to provide basic information on conservation easements for landowners, community leaders, students and other interested individuals.

 

The Importance of Land Trusts to Forestry
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Almost everyone in forestry has heard of land trusts since they have become a common fixture especially in areas that are rapidly urbanizing.

 

Conservation Easements: Donor Beware
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Conservation easements have garnered significant attention and gained popularity over the last few years due in part to the availability of federal tax deductions and Virginia state tax credits associated with conservation easements.

 

Easements prove valuable in efforts to protect land
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Practically no one had heard of conservation easements 15 years ago when Charleston native Herbert J. Butler began trying to protect his hundreds of acres of former rice fields.

 

State of the Land 2006, A brief inventory of public and private land in the United States
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“In wildness is the preservation of the world.” Quoted from an essay by Thoreau lamenting the way in which modern urban life has made natural resources into commodities and isolated people from the natural processes on which their lives depended.

 

An Overview of Financial Alternatives for Land Conservation Transactions
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Clearly, the motivation for a land conservation transaction is often the desire of the landowner to safeguard the property. However, this objective must be balanced with the need to maximize the return to the landowner.

 

Show Conservation Easements Organizations & Professionals (512)
There are 512 resources serving Front Range Region in the following categories:
map itMap of Conservation Easements Organizations & Professionals serving Front Range Region
Agricultural Law Attorneys
Bernie Gehris
Burns, Figa & Will - Special Counsel - Greenwood Village, CO
Brandon L. Jensen
Budd–Falen Law Offices, LLC - Senior Associate - Cheyenne, WY
David C. Conley, PC
- Colorado Springs, CO
David P. Claiborne
Sawtooth Law Offices, PLLC - Principal - Boise, ID
Farmer's Legal Action Group
- St. Paul, MN
Franklin J. Falen
Budd-Falen Law Offices, L.L.C. - Cheyenne, WY
Gregory J Cucrola
Law Offices of Gregory J Cucarola - Sterling, CO
James M. Ash
Husch Blackwell LLP - Kansas City, MO
James M. Ash
Husch Blackwell LLP - Kansas City, MO
James R. Moore
Boutin Jones Inc. - Shareholder - Sacramento, CA
Jessica E. Jay
Conservation Law, P.C - Attorney at Law - Evergreen, CO
Kevin N Berens
Berens Law Firm LTD - Saint Francis, KS
Mark Cohen, J.D., LL.M.
- Boulder, CO
Sara J Streight LLC
Attorney - Fort Collins, CO
Sara M. Dunn
Balcomb & Green, P.C. - Partner - Glenwood Springs, CO
William Silberstein
Kaplan Kirsch & Rockwell - Partner - Denver, CO
Certified Appraisers
Aaron D. Bierschwale, ARA
Bierschwale Land Company, LLC - Owner, Real Estate Appraiser - Junction, TX
Alan A. Axton
Axton Realty Consulting - Greeley, CO
Alan E. Duensing, ARA
American AgCredit - Greeley, CO
American AgAppraisal
Hal Forcey, ARA - Santa Rosa, CA
Asset Valuation Advisors, LLP
Richard G. Stahl, MAI, SRA - Principal - Greenwood Village, CO
Beverly Phillips
Value Consultants, Inc. - Principal - Parker, CO
Bret R. Poole, MAI
Alpine Bank - Golden, CO
Brian Stockman
American Society of Farm Managers and Rural Appraisers - Executive Vice President and CEO - Denver, CO
Bruce O. Baier, MAI
Baier Appraisal Services - Owner / Appraiser - Oro Valley, AZ
Chas S. Middleton and Son
L. Sam Middleton, ARA - Appraiser, Manager - Lubbock, TX
Chris A. Braaf
Braaf Enterprises, Inc. - Tabernash, CO
Chris Koloskus
WestTerra, Inc. Real Estate Analysts & Consultants - Lakewood, CO
Christine Antonio
Foster Valuation Company LLC - Greeley, CO
David Peterson, AFM, ARA.
Peterson Appraisal Co. - Lakewood, CO
Dennis W. Marion, MAI, SRA
- Ft. Collins, CO
Donald J. Shannon, MAI, SRA
Shannon & Associates - Owner - Fort Collins, CO
Donald L. Jones, AFM
McFeeders Realty Appr & Mgmt - Ag Consultant, Appraiser, Manager - Fort Morgan, CO
Ebert Appraisal Service
Fred Ebert - Breckenridge, CO
Edward E. Lumpee, ARA
District V Vice President - NeWEST Real Estate & Agriculture - Pueblo, CO
Greg Berry, SR-WA
Berry And Associates Real Estate Appraisers LLC - Boulder, CO
Gregory T. Gerken, MAI
Hegarty & Gerken, Inc - Certified General Appraiser - Denver, CO
Guy DiRienzo
Managing Director Valuation & Advisory - Cushman & Wakefield - Denver, CO
Hall and Hall
- Billings, MT
Harold L. Sommers, Jr, MAI, SRA
Appraisal Specialties, Inc. - Owner - Ft. Collins, CO
Harold Sommers
Appraisal Specialties, Inc - Fort Collins, CO
Jack Nisley
Nisley and Associates, Inc. - MAI, SRA Certified General Appraiser - Grand Junction, CO
Jenna McCarty, ARA
Front Range Ag Appraisal, LLC - Certified General Real Property Appraiser - Windsor, CO
Jessie Formwalt
Appraisal Services, Inc. - President - Pagosa Springs, CO
John B. Norton, MAI
Norton Appraisal Services, Inc. - President - Durango, CO
Jon M. Vaughan, MAI
Foster Valuation Company - Appraiser - Greeley, CO
Julie Simon
Peterson Appraisal Company - Lakewood, CO
Keith Joseph Houin, ARA
Farm Credit of Southern Colorado - Colorado Springs, CO
Kevin Chandler
Chandler Consulting - MAI - Steamboat Springs, CO
Kevin D. Shea, SR-WA
Shea Appraisal Company LLC - Arvada, CO
Kevin McCarty, Certified General Appraiser
McCarty Land and Water Valuation - Loveland, CO
Lannie B. Philley, AFM
Delta Land & Farm Mgmt Co, LLC - Appraiser, Manager - Mer Rouge, LA
Marcus B. Scott, MAI
Arapahoe County Assessor's Office Deputy Assessor - Commercial - Littleton, CO
Mark R. Linne, MAI, SRA, CAE, CDEI, FRICS
Principal - Chrysalis Valuation Consultants LLC - Lakewood, CO
Mark Weston
Mark S Weston Real Estate Consulting - Principal - Castle Rock, CO
Martin Property Research, Inc.
Michael J. Martin, CFA, MAI - Real Estate Appraiser - Denver, CO
Michael R. Nash
Nash-Johnson Associates, Inc. - President - Englewood, CO
Michael Smith
Foster Valuation Company LLC - Greeley, CO
Patricia K. Flood, P.E.
Certified General Appraiser - Wright Water Engineers - Denver, CO
Peter Sartucci
Sartucci Appraisals - Owner - Lafayette, CO
Ray Hart
Shelton Associates - Lakewood, CO
Renaud-Wilkinson Appraisal Company
Anne Renaud - Wilkinson - La Veta, CO
Richard B. Chase
Chase & Company - President - Littleton, CO
Rickie Londe Swink
Londe-Swink & Assoc., Inc. - Bayfield, CO
Robert E. Marx, MAI
Bliss Associates, LLC - Vice President - Kansas City, MO
Robert H. Maddox, MAI, SRA
Valuation Consultants, Inc. - Steamboat Springs, CO
Rodney Gerald Clough
HVS - Consulting and Valuation - Fort Collins, CO
Steven C. Groh, MAI
Conservation Values - President - Windsor, CO
Sue Anne Foster
Foster Valuation Company LLC - Greeley, CO
Wayne Howard
Terra West Real Estate Services - Broker / Owner - Greeley, CO
Wayne L. Hunsperger, MAI, SRA
Hunsperger & Wetson Ltd - Englewood, CO
West Foster
Foster Valuation Company LLC - Greeley, CO
William E. Lundquist
Shannon and Associates - Certified General Appraiser - Fort Collins, CO
Conservation Groups and Associations
Access Fund
Jim Chase - Operations Director - Boulder, CO
Agrarian Trust
Ian McSweeney - Director - Weare, NH
AGree
Deborah Atwood - Executive Director - Washington, DC
Alliance for Community Trees
Carrie Gallagher - Executive Director - Washington, DC
American Agri-Women
American Forest Foundation
- Washington, DC
American Forests
Eric Sprague - Director of Forest Conservation - Washington, DC
American Friends of Canadian Land Trusts
Sandra Tassel - Program Coordinator - Bellingham, WA
American Hiking Society
Gregory A. Miller, Ph.D - President - Silver Spring, MD
American Tree Farm System
Paul DeLong - Senior Vice President, ATFS & Conservation - Washington, DC
Arbor Day Foundation
- Nebraska City, NE
Association of Fish & Wildlife Agencies
Ron Regan - Executive Director - Washington, DC
Bat Conservation International
Andrew Walker - Executive Director - Austin, TX
Betsy Neely
The Nature Conservancy in Colorado - Senior Conservation Planner - Denver, CO
Bird Conservancy of the Rockies
Tammy VerCauteren - Executive Director - Brighton, CO
Canadian Parks and Wilderness Society - New Brunswick Chapter
Roberta Clowater - Executive Director - Fredericton, NB
Center for Large Landscape Conservation
Gary M. Tabor - Executive Director - Bozeman, MT
Chris Pague
The Nature Conservancy in Colorado - Senior Conservation Ecologist - Denver, CO
Chronic Wasting Disease Alliance
- Missoula, MT
CitSci.org
Greg Newman - Natural Resource Ecology Laboratory at Colorado State University - Fort Collins, CO
Colorado Agricultural Leadership Foundation
Brooke S. Fox - President/CEO - Castle Rock, CO
Colorado Cattlemen’s Association
Sarah Smith - Marketing & Communications Director - Arvada, CO
Colorado Forestry Association
- Littleton, CO
Colorado Mountain Club
Scott Robson - Executive Director - Golden, CO
Colorado Nonprofit Association
Renny Fagan - President and CEO - Denver, CO
Colorado Pheasants Forever
Bob Hix - Regional Representative for Colorado & Wyoming - Aurora, CO
Colorado State Land Board
Mindy Gottsegen - Conservation Services Manager - Denver, CO
Colorado Watershed Assembly
Casey Davenhill - Executive Director - Denver, CO
Community for Sustainable Energy
Fred Kirsch - Director - Fort Collins, CO
Conservation Colorado
Beka WilsonCO
Conservation Technology Information Center (CTIC)
- West Lafayette, IN
Continental Dialogue on Non-Native Forests Insects and Diseases
Frank Lowenstein, Forest Health Program - The Nature Conservancy - Sheffield, MA
EcoResults!
- Flagstaff, AZ
Environment Colorado
Kim Stevens - State Director - Denver, CO
Equine Land Conservation Resource
Denise O’Meara, PLA - Director of Education - Lexington, KY
Family Farm Alliance
Dan Keppen - Executive Director - Klamath Falls, OR
Forest Landowners Association
Scott P. Jones - Chief Executive Office - Atlanta, GA
Forest Stewards Guild
Zander Evans - Executive Director - Madison, WI
Forest Stewardship Council
- Minneapolis, MN
Garden for Wildlife
National Wildlife Federation - Merrifield, VA
George Miksch Sutton Avian Research Center (Sutton Center)
- Bartlesville, OK
Great Outdoors Colorado
- Denver, CO
Institute for Environmental Solutions
- Denver, CO
Intermountain West Joint Venture
- Missoula, MT
John Sanderson
The Nature Conservancy in Colorado - Director of Conservation Science - Boulder, CO
Land Conservation and Advocacy Trust
Steve Meltzer - Founder and Executive Director - Framingham, MA
Land Trust Alliance
- Washington, DC
Mississippi Wildlife Federation
- Madison , MS
Mule Deer Foundation
Rachel Moody - Administrative Assistant/Membership Coordinator - Salt Lake City, UT
MultiState Conservation Grant Program
- Washington, DC, VA
National Association of State Foresters
Amanda Cooke - Director of Communications - Washington , DC
National Audubon Society
- New York, NY
National Family Farm Coaltion
- Washington, DC
National Fish and Wildlife Foundation
Jeff Trandahl - Executive Director and CEO - Washington, DC
National Fish and Wildlife Foundation - Rocky Mountain Regional Office
Chris West - Director - Denver, CO
National Forestry Association
Keith A. Argow - President, Director at Large - Vienna, VA
National Mitigation Banking Association
- Washington, DC
National Sustainable Agriculture Coalition
Jeremy Emmi - Managing Director - Washington, DC
National Trust for Historic Preservation
- Washington, DC
National Wild Turkey Federation
Bryan Burhans - Director of Land Management Programs - Edgefield, SC
National Wild Turkey Federation - Colorado State Chapter
Crystal Adams - Regional DirectorCO
National Wildlife Federation
- Reston, VA
NatureServe
Mary Klein - President & CEO - Arlington, VA
No-till on the Plains
Steve Swaffar - Executive Director - Berryton, KS
Paige Lewis
The Nature Conservancy in Colorado - Director, Forest Health and Fire Initiative in Colorado - Denver, CO
Partners for Conservation
Steve Jester - Executive Director - Pueblo, CO
Partners for Western Conservation
- Arvada, CO
Pheasants Forever
- St Paul, MN
Pinchot Institute for Conservation
V. Alaric Sample - President - Washington, DC
Playa Lakes Joint Venture (PLJV)
Mike Carter - Joint Venture Coordinator - Lafayette, CO
Pollinator Partnership
- San Francisco, CA
Poudre Valley Community Farms
Seth Jansen - President - Laporte, CO
Quail and Upland Wildlife Federation, Inc.
Craig A. Alderman - Executive Director - Buffalo, MO
Quality Deer Management Association
- Bogart, GA
Sage Grouse Initiative
Tim Griffiths - Coordinator - Bozeman, MT
Sage Grouse Initiative Strategic Watershed Action Team
Dave Smith - Intermountain West Joint Venture (IWJV) Coordinator - Missoula, MT
Sand County Foundation
Kevin Kiley, Development & Communications - Madison, WI
Savory Institute
- Boulder, CO
Soil and Water Conservation Society
- Ankeny, IA
Sportsmen for Responsible Energy Development
Judith KohlerCO
Stay The Trail Colorado
Dan Gourley - Program CoordinatorCO
Sustainable Forestry Initiative
Kathy Abusow - President and CEO - Washington, DC
Sustainable Forests Roundtable
Tamarisk Coalition
Stacy Beaugh - Executive Director - Grand Junction, CO
Tammy VerCauteren
Executive Director, Administration - Prairie Partners Program - Fort Collins, CO
Tax Credit Connection, Inc.
Ariel Steele, Owner - Longmont, CO
Terrafirma RRG LLC
Jeremy Johnston - Account Administrator, Marsh Captive Solutions - Burlington, VT
Terri Schulz
The Nature Conservancy in Colorado - Director of Landscape Science and Management - Denver, CO
The Climate Trust
- Portland, OR
The Congressional Sportsmen's Foundation
Lindsay Thomas - Chairman - Washington, DC
The Conservation Fund
- Arlington, VA
The Fund for Wild Nature
Jeff Petersen, Esq. - Executive Director - Kelso, WA
The Garden Conservancy
- Cold Spring, NY
The Land Institute
- Salina, KS
The Xerces Society for Invertebrate Conservation
- Portland, OR
Three Rivers Alliance
Don Andrews - Chairman - Kirk, CO
Thunder Bay Field Naturalists
Bruce Thacker - President - Thunder Bay, ON
Trout Headwaters, Inc.
- Livingston, MT
Turtle Islands Earth Stewards
Tyhson Banighen - Tappen, BC
U.S. Farmers & Ranchers Alliance (USFRA)
- Chesterfield, MO
Upper Thames River Conservation Authority
Ian Wilcox - General Manager/Secretary-Treasurer - London, ON
USA National Phenology Network
Jake Weltzin - Executive Director - Tucson, AZ
Valleys 2000
Bill Huether - Treasurer - Bowmanville, ON
Ward Burton Wildlife Foundation
- Halifax, VA
Western Aquatic Plant Management Society
Toni Pennington - Tetra Tech, Inc. - Portland, OR
Western Landowners Alliance
Lesli Allison - Executive Director - Santa Fe, NM
Western Native Trout Initiative
Therese Thompson - Project Coordinator - Lakewood, CO
Western Resource Advocates
Jon Goldin-Dubois - President - Boulder, CO
Western Rivers Conservancy
Sue Doroff - President - Portland, OR
Western Water Project
Scott Yates - Director - Bozeman, MT
Wild Ones
Donna VanBuecken - Executive Director - Neenah, WI
Wildlands Restoration Volunteers
Ed Self - Founder and Executive Director - Boulder, CO
Women, Food & Agriculture Network
- Ames, IA
Estate Planners
Allen Sparkman
Sparkman Foote LLP - Denver, CO
Christina R. Sloan
The Sloan Law Firm, PLLC - Moab, UT
Creative Conservation, LLC
Jerry A. Bley - Readfield, ME
Dennis Roddy
- Manager, MBA - Salina, KS
Jeremy P. Cohen
Burns, Figa, & Will, P.C. - Special Counsel - Greenwood Village, CO
Jim Elder
Elderado Financial, Inc. - Chief Financial Advisor - Montrose, CO
Estate Planning Attorneys
Anton V. Dworak
Lyons Gaddis Kahn Hall Jeffers Dworak & Grant PC - Longmont, CO
Bridget K. Sullivan
Sherman & Howard L.L.C. - Denver, CO
Caroline Bess Pearce
Sherman & Howard L.L.C. - Aspen, CO
Christopher Cole
Sherman & Howard L.L.C. - Denver, CO
Curtis J. Bankers
Sherman & Howard L.L.C. - Denver, CO
Daniel P. Kapsak
The Kapsak Law Firm, LLC - Longmont, CO
David P. Claiborne
Sawtooth Law Offices, PLLC - Principal - Boise, ID
Debra A. Conroy
Keller Law, LLC - Craig, CO
Douglas M. Cain
Sherman & Howard L.L.C. - Denver, CO
Eric A. Peterson
Peterson, Rosenberg PLLC - Fort Collins, CO
Ernie F. Fazekas
Folkestad Fazekas Barrick & Patoile, P.C. - Castle Rock, CO
Greg Powell, P.C.
Powell & Murphy, P.C. - Salida, CO
Gregg K. Kampf
Hoskin Farina & Kampf - Grand Junction, CO
Gregory J Cucrola
Law Offices of Gregory J Cucarola - Sterling, CO
Gregory T. Densen
Sherman & Howard L.L.C. - Denver, CO
Howard Alpern
Alpern Myers Stuart, LLC - Member - Colorado Springs, CO
Jason P. Redman
Gougér Franzmann & Redman, LLC - Partner - Greenwood Village, CO
Jeffrey D. Cohen Esq., CPA
The Cohen Law Firm P.C. - Managing Shareholder - Boulder, CO
Jeffrey T. Bedingfield
Otis, Bedingfield & Peters, LLC - Greeley, CO
Jessica L. Broderick
- Denver, CO
Jill T. Norris
Dufford Waldeck - Grand Junction, CO
John H. Birkeland
Sherman & Howard L.L.C. - Denver, CO
John W. Dunn
Mountain Law Group, LLC - Vail, CO
Joseph M. Dencker
Sherman & Howard L.L.C. - Denver, CO
Kathleen M. Johnson
Sherman & Howard L.L.C. - Denver, CO
Kristin M.E. Koval
Sherman & Howard L.L.C. - Denver, CO
Laurie A. Cahill
Hoskin Farina & Kampf, PC - Grand Junction, CO
Mark Cohen, J.D., LL.M.
- Boulder, CO
Michael P. Franzmann
Gougér Franzmann & Redman, LLC - Cofounder and Partner - Greenwood Village, CO
Michelle M. St. Pierre
Baker & Hostetler LLP - Denver, CO
Nancy R. Crow
Hutchins & Associates LLC - Of Counsel - Denver, CO
Nicole J. McGann, Esq
THE Cohen Law Firm, P.C. - Senior Associate - Boulder, CO
Pete F. Michaelson
Law Office of Peter F. Michaelson, P.C. - Westcliffe, CO
Peter W. Bullard
Law Offices of Peter W. Bullard, P.C. - Fort Collins, CO
Robert M. O'Hayre
O'Hayre Dawson P.C. - Gunnison, CO
Shelley Thompson
Burns, Figa & Will - Shareholder - Greenwood Village, CO
Simon Sidamon-Eristof
Kalbian Hagerty LLP - of Counsel - Washington, DC
Wade Ash Woods Hill & Farley, P.C.
- Denver, CO
Federal and State Tax Incentives and Programs
Current Agricultural Use Value
- Ohio Department of Agriculture Office of Farmland Preservation - Reynoldsburg, OH
Database of State Incentives for Renewables & Efficiency
N.C. Clean Energy Technology Center - Raleigh, NC
Federal Endangered Species Tax Deduction
US Fish and Wildlife Service - Arlington, VA
Land and Historic Resource Tax Credit
Steve Seidel - Delaware Division of Revenue - Wilmington, DE
Land Trusts
American Farmland Trust
- Washington, DC
Clear Creek Land Conservancy
Claire Riegelman - Executive Director - Golden, CO
Colorado Cattlemen's Agricultural Land Trust
Erik Glenn - Executive Director - Arvada, CO
Colorado Coalition of Land Trusts
Amanda Barker - Exeuctive Director - Denver, CO
Colorado Open Lands
Tony Caligiuri - President and CEO - Lakewood, CO
Colorado Trail Foundation
Bill Manning - Executive Director - Golden, CO
Colorado Wildlife Heritage Foundation
Matthew Hudson - Executive Director - Denver, CO
Douglas Land Conservancy
Patti Hostetler - Executive Director - Castle Rock, CO
Estes Valley Land Trust
Jeffrey Boring - Executive Director - Estes Park, CO
Lake Fork Valley Conservancy
Camille Richard - Executive Director - Lake City, CO
Legacy Land Trust
K-Lynn Cameron - Advisor to the Board of Directors and Independent Contractor - Fort Collins, CO
Mountain Area Land Trust
- Evergreen, CO
Mountain Area Land Trust
Jeanne Beaudry - Executive Director - Evergreen, CO
North American Land Trust
Monica McQuail - Communications & Stewardship Assistant - Chadds Ford, PA
Palmer Land Trust
Stephanie Thomas - Director of Land Stewardship - Colorado Springs, CO
Peter D. Nichols
Berg Hill Greenleaf Ruscitti, LLP - Partner - Boulder, CO
Rio Grande Headwaters Land Trust
Nancy Butler - Director - Del Norte, CO
Roaring Fork Conservancy
Rick Lofaro - Executive Director - Basalt, CO
Rocky Mountain Elk Foundation
- Missoula, MT
South Metro Land Conservancy
- Littleton, CO
Sportsmen's National Land Trust
- Agawam, MA
The Greenlands Reserve
- Frisco, CO
The Nature Conservancy in Colorado
Nancy Fishbein - Director of Land Conservation - Boulder, CO
The Wilderness Land Trust
Brad Borst - President - Bainbridge Island, WA
Trust for Public Land, Colorado Office
- Denver, CO
Trust for Public Land, Washington State Office
- Seattle, WA
Watershed Land Trust
Frank Austenfeld, J.D. - Executive Director - Overland Park, KS
Lawyers
Alan Keeffe
Sherman & Howard L.L.C. - Steamboat Springs, CO
Alison I.D. Gorsevski, Esq.
Moses, Wittemyer, Harrison and Woodruff, P.C. - Boulder, CO
Allen Sparkman
Sparkman Foote LLP - Denver, CO
Andrea A. Kehrl
Vranesh and Raisch, LLP - Boulder, CO
Andrew S. Klatskin
Carpenter & Klatskin, P.C. - Denver, CO
Anton V. Dworak
Lyons Gaddis Kahn Hall Jeffers Dworak & Grant PC - Longmont, CO
Barbara Green
Sullivan Green Seavy, LLC - Boulder, CO
Bradley N. Switzer, P.C.
Bradley Switzer - Montrose, CO
Bridget K. Sullivan
Sherman & Howard L.L.C. - Denver, CO
Cameron A. Grant
Lyons Gaddis Kahn Hall Jeffers Dworak & Grant PC - Longmont, CO
Caroline Bess Pearce
Sherman & Howard L.L.C. - Aspen, CO
Carolyn Steffl
Moses, Wittemyer, Harrison and Woodruff, P.C. - Boulder, CO
Christina R. Sloan
The Sloan Law Firm, PLLC - Moab, UT
Christopher Cole
Sherman & Howard L.L.C. - Denver, CO
Christopher R. Stork
Patrick, Miller and Noto - Basalt, CO
Conservation Resource Center
Michael Strugar - Director - Boulder, CO
Corina A. Hach
Porzak, Browning & Bushong, LLP - Boulder, CO
Curtis B. Sanders
Sherman & Howard L.L.C. - Aspen, CO
Curtis J. Bankers
Sherman & Howard L.L.C. - Denver, CO
Dan Warden, Joe Morris
Bond & Morris PC - Denver, CO
Daniel F. Fitzgerald
Hoskin Farina & Kampf, PC - Grand Junction, CO
Daniel P. Kapsak
The Kapsak Law Firm, LLC - Longmont, CO
Danielle L. Van Arsdale
Patrick, Miller and Noto - Basalt, CO
Darrell G. Waas
Waas Campbell Rivera Johnson & Velasquez LLP - Denver, CO
David Lawrence Kueter
Harvey W. Curtis & Associates - Attorney - Englewood, CO
David P. Hutchinson
Otten Johnson Robinson Neff + Ragonetti PC - Denver, CO
Dietze and Davis, P.C.
- Boulder, CO
Douglas M. Cain
Sherman & Howard L.L.C. - Denver, CO
Eliza F. Hillhouse
Hoskin Farina & Kampf, PC - Grand Junction, CO
Eric A. Peterson
Peterson, Rosenberg PLLC - Fort Collins, CO
Eric Gross
Whitsitt & Gross PC - Carbondale, CO
Ernie F. Fazekas
Folkestad Fazekas Barrick & Patoile, P.C. - Castle Rock, CO
Ezekiel (Zeke) J. Williams
Lewis, Bess, Williams & Weese, PC - Denver, CO
Felt Houghton & Culichia, LLC
James W. Culichia - Colorado Springs, CO
Frank Hill
- Attorney - Englewood, CO
Gary L. Greer
Sherman & Howard L.L.C. - Denver, CO
Glenn E. Porzak
Porzak, Browning & Bushong, LLP - Boulder, CO
Greg A. Vallin
Brownstein Hyatt Farber Schreck, LLP - Denver, CO
Greg Powell, P.C.
Powell & Murphy, P.C. - Salida, CO
Gregory K. Hoskin
Hoskin Farina & Kampf, PC - Grand Junction, CO
Gregory T. Densen
Sherman & Howard L.L.C. - Denver, CO
Gregory W. Berger
Shareholder - Brownstein Hyatt Farber Schreck, LLC - Denver , CO
Harvey W. Curtis
Harvey W. Curtis & Associates - Englewood, CO
Howard Alpern
Alpern Myers Stuart, LLC - Member - Colorado Springs, CO
J. Bart Johnson
Waas Campbell Rivera Johnson & Velasquez LLP - Aspen, CO
J. Thomas MacDonald
Otten Johnson Robinson Neff + Ragonetti PC - Shareholder - Denver, CO
James A. Martell
The Law Office of James A. Martell, LLC - Fort Collins, CO
James T. Johnson
Shareholder - Otten Johnson Robinson Neff + Ragonetti PC - Denver, CO
Jane Fredman
Jane B. Fredman, LLC - Colorado Springs, CO
Jason M. Groves
Patrick, Miller and Noto - Basalt, CO
Jefferson V. Houpt
Beattie, Chadwick & Houpt, LLP - Glenwood Springs, CO
Jeffrey J. Kahn
Lyons Gaddis Kahn Hall Jeffers Dworak & Grant PC - Longmont, CO
Jeffrey T. Bedingfield
Otis, Bedingfield & Peters, LLC - Greeley, CO
Jennifer M. DiLalla
Moses, Wittemyer, Harrison and Woodruff, P.C. - Boulder, CO
Jessica L. Broderick
- Denver, CO
Jill T. Norris
Dufford Waldeck - Grand Junction, CO
John H. Birkeland
Sherman & Howard L.L.C. - Denver, CO
John P. Justus
Hoskin Farina & Kampf, PC - Grand Junction, CO
John T. Howe
Hoskin Farina & Kampf, PC - Grand Junction, CO
Joseph M. Dencker
Sherman & Howard L.L.C. - Denver, CO
Judith C. McNerny
Carpenter & Klatskin, P.C. - Denver, CO
Karen L. Henderson
Porzak, Browning & Bushong, LLP - Boulder, CO
Kathleen M. Johnson
Sherman & Howard L.L.C. - Denver, CO
Kellie Nelson Fetter
Sherman & Howard L.L.C. - Denver, CO
Kevin J. Kinnear
Porzak, Browning & Bushong, LLP - Boulder, CO
Kevin L. Patrick
Patrick, Miller and Noto - Aspen, CO
Kristin Howse Moseley
Porzak, Browning & Bushong, LLP - Boulder, CO
Kristin M.E. Koval
Sherman & Howard L.L.C. - Denver, CO
L. Richard (Dick) Bratton
Hoskin Farina & Kampf, Professional Corporation - Gunnison, CO
Laurie A. Cahill
Hoskin Farina & Kampf, PC - Grand Junction, CO
Lawrence Kueter
The Law Office of Lawrence R. Kueter - Attorney - Denver, CO
Lee Fanyo
Lewis, Bess, Williams & Weese P.C. - Denver, CO
Mark Cohen, J.D., LL.M.
- Boulder, CO
Matthew J. Douglas
Arnold & Porter - Partner - Denver, CO
Max A. Minnig, Jr.
Carpenter & Klatskin, P.C. - Denver, CO
Michael Browning
Porzak, Browning & Bushong, LLP - Boulder, CO
Michelle Kerry Walsh Tetreault
The Nature Conservancy in Colorado - Boulder, CO
Michelle M. St. Pierre
Baker & Hostetler LLP - Denver, CO
Mikaela V. Rivera
Waas Campbell Rivera Johnson & Velasquez LLP - Denver, CO
Mountain States Legal Foundation
William Perry Pendley - President and COO - Lakewood, CO
Munsey Ayers
Otten Johnson Robinson Neff + Ragonetti PC - Denver, CO
Murray D. Feldman
Holland & Hart - Partner - Boise, ID
Nicholas G. Muller
Dietze and Davis, P.C. - Boulder, CO
Patricia C. Campbell
Waas Campbell Rivera Johnson & Velasquez LLP - Denver, CO
Paul L. Noto
Patrick, Miller aned Noto - Basalt, CO
Paul Sachs P.C.
- Attorney at Law - Steamboat Springs, CO
Pete F. Michaelson
Law Office of Peter F. Michaelson, P.C. - Westcliffe, CO
Peter G. Koclanes
Sherman & Howard L.L.C. - Denver, CO
Peter W. Bullard
Law Offices of Peter W. Bullard, P.C. - Fort Collins, CO
Richard J. Mehren
Moses, Wittemyer, Harrison and Woodruff, P.C. - Boulder, CO
Robert Noone
Noone Law Firm - Glenwood Springs, CO
Robyn W. Kube
Dietze and Davis, P.C. - Boulder, CO
Ronald M. Eddy
Sherman & Howard L.L.C. - Denver, CO
Sarah J. Baker
Sarah J. Baker P.C. - President - Edwards, CO
Scott C. Miller
Patrick, Miller and Noto - Basalt, CO
Steven J. Bushong
Porzak, Browning & Bushong, LLP - Boulder, CO
Steven K. Imig
Lewis, Bess, Williams & Weese - Denver, CO
Steven P. Jeffers
Lyons Gaddis Kahn Hall Jeffers Dworak & Grant PC - Longmont, CO
Thomas J Ragonetti
Otten, Johnson, Robinson, Neff & Ragonetti PC - Shareholder - Denver, CO
Thomas J. Gibson
Jester Gibson & Moore, LLP - Denver, CO
Thornton W. Price
- Mancos, CO
Tim Whitsitt
Whitsitt & Gross PC - Carbondale, CO
Tina Burghardt
Conservation Resource Center - Program Manager - Boulder, CO
Tom Rainville, Esq. and Jackson Petito, Esq.
Danielson Rainville Attorneys, PLLC - Crested Butte, CO
Wade Ash Woods Hill & Farley, P.C.
- Denver, CO
William A. Hillhouse II
Hoskin Farina & Kampf, PC - Grand Junction, CO
William D. Wombacher
Porzak, Browning & Bushong, LLP - Boulder, CO
William Myers III
Holland & Hart - Boise, ID
Natural Resource Law Attorneys
Alison E. Wente
Holland & Hart LLP - Associate - Aspen, CO
Allan Beezley
Allan C. Beezley, P.C. - Boulder, CO
Amanda Hemmerich
Burns, Figa & Will - Associate - Greenwood Village, CO
Bradley Raffle
Conservation Capital - CEO - Eugene, OR
Brandon L. Jensen
Budd–Falen Law Offices, LLC - Senior Associate - Cheyenne, WY
Cameron A. Grant
Lyons Gaddis Kahn Hall Jeffers Dworak & Grant PC - Longmont, CO
Christina R. Sloan
The Sloan Law Firm, PLLC - Moab, UT
Christopher G. Hayes
The Hayes Law Firm LLC - Denver, CO
Christopher R. Stork
Patrick, Miller and Noto - Basalt, CO
Daniel F. Fitzgerald
Hoskin Farina & Kampf, PC - Grand Junction, CO
Danielle L. Van Arsdale
Patrick, Miller and Noto - Basalt, CO
David C. Conley, PC
- Colorado Springs, CO
David F. Bower
Johnson & Repucci LLP - Louisville, CO
David L. Kuosman
Faegre Baker Daniels LLP - Partner - Boulder, CO
David Lawrence Kueter
Harvey W. Curtis & Associates - Attorney - Englewood, CO
David P. Claiborne
Sawtooth Law Offices, PLLC - Principal - Boise, ID
Debra A. Conroy
Keller Law, LLC - Craig, CO
Eliza F. Hillhouse
Hoskin Farina & Kampf, PC - Grand Junction, CO
Endangered Species Law and Policy Group
Nossaman LLP - Los Angeles, CA
Ernie F. Fazekas
Folkestad Fazekas Barrick & Patoile, P.C. - Castle Rock, CO
Ezekiel (Zeke) J. Williams
Lewis, Bess, Williams & Weese, PC - Denver, CO
Franklin J. Falen
Budd-Falen Law Offices, L.L.C. - Cheyenne, WY
Gabriella Stockmayer
Dietze and Davis, P.C. - Boulder, CO
Gary L. Greer
Sherman & Howard L.L.C. - Denver, CO
Gregory A. Vallin
Brownstein Hyatt Farber Schreck, LLP - Denver, CO
Gregory J Cucrola
Law Offices of Gregory J Cucarola - Sterling, CO
Gregory K. Hoskin
Hoskin Farina & Kampf, PC - Grand Junction, CO
Harvey W. Curtis
Harvey W. Curtis & Associates - Englewood, CO
Jack D. Palma, II
Holland & Hart LLP - Of Counsel - Cheyenne, WY
James M. Ash
Husch Blackwell LLP - Kansas City, MO
James P. Moorhead
Moorhead Law Group, LLC - Founder and Principal - Chicago, IL
Jason M. Groves
Patrick, Miller and Noto - Basalt, CO
Jenifer E. Scoggin
Holland & Hart LLP - Of Counsel - Cheyenne, WY
Jenna H. Keller
Keller Law, LLC - Craig, CO
Jessica E. Jay
Conservation Law, P.C - Attorney at Law - Evergreen, CO
John H. Birkeland
Sherman & Howard L.L.C. - Denver, CO
John P. Justus
Hoskin Farina & Kampf, PC - Grand Junction, CO
Karl F. Kumli III
Dietze and Davis, P.C. - Boulder, CO
Kate Ryan
Berg Hill Greenleaf Ruscitti - Attorney - Boulder, CO
Kellie Nelson Fetter
Sherman & Howard L.L.C. - Denver, CO
Kent Holsinger
Holsinger Law, LLC - Denver, CO
Kevin L. Patrick
Patrick, Miller and Noto - Aspen, CO
L. Richard (Dick) Bratton
Hoskin Farina & Kampf, Professional Corporation - Gunnison, CO
Laurie A. Cahill
Hoskin Farina & Kampf, PC - Grand Junction, CO
Lawrence Kueter
The Law Office of Lawrence R. Kueter - Attorney - Denver, CO
Leah K. Martinsson
Berg Hill Greenleaf & Ruscitti LLP - Special Counsel - Boulder, CO
Lee Fanyo
Lewis, Bess, Williams & Weese P.C. - Denver, CO
Lori Potter
Kaplan, Kirsch, Rockwell LLP - Partner - Denver, CO
M. Reed Hopper
Pacific Legal Foundation - Principal Attorney, National Litigation Center - Sacramento, CA
Mark D. Detsky
Dietze and Davis, P.C. - Boulder, CO
Meghan N. Winokur
Holland & Hart LLP - Associate - Aspen, CO
Melinda Beck
Lewis, Bess, Williams & Weese P.C. - Denver, CO
Mountain States Legal Foundation
William Perry Pendley - President and COO - Lakewood, CO
Murray D. Feldman
Holland & Hart - Partner - Boise, ID
Nicholas G. Muller
Dietze and Davis, P.C. - Boulder, CO
Paul L. Noto
Patrick, Miller aned Noto - Basalt, CO
Paul M. Seby
Holland & Hart - Partner - Denver, CO
Paul Sachs P.C.
- Attorney at Law - Steamboat Springs, CO
Pete F. Michaelson
Law Office of Peter F. Michaelson, P.C. - Westcliffe, CO
Peter D. Nichols
Berg Hill Greenleaf Ruscitti, LLP - Partner - Boulder, CO
Peter G. Koclanes
Sherman & Howard L.L.C. - Denver, CO
Peter Thomas, Esq
Praxidice Law - Principal and Founder - Aspen, CO
Polly Jessen
Kaplan Kirsch & Rockwell LLP - Partner - Denver, CO
Rebecca Hall
Packard and Dierking, LLC - Boulder, CO
Richard L. Emmett
- Durango, CO
Richard L. Reichstei
Faegre Baker Daniels LLP - Partner - Boulder, CO
Robert Noone
Noone Law Firm - Glenwood Springs, CO
Ronald M. Eddy
Sherman & Howard L.L.C. - Denver, CO
Sandra A. Snodgrass
Holland & Hart LLP - Partner - Denver, CO
Sara J Streight LLC
Attorney - Fort Collins, CO
Sarah Rockwell
Kaplan Kirsch & Rockwell LLP - Partner - Denver, CO
Scott C. Miller
Patrick, Miller and Noto - Basalt, CO
Scott Clark
Burns, Figa & Will - Shareholder - Greenwood Village, CO
Star L. Waring
Dietze and Davis, P.C. - Boulder, CO
Stephen J. Small, Esq.
Law Office of Stephen J. Small, Esq., P.C. - Cambridge, MA
Steven J. Bushong
Porzak, Browning & Bushong, LLP - Boulder, CO
Steven K. Imig
Lewis, Bess, Williams & Weese - Denver, CO
Steven P. Jeffers
Lyons Gaddis Kahn Hall Jeffers Dworak & Grant PC - Longmont, CO
Thomas J Ragonetti
Otten, Johnson, Robinson, Neff & Ragonetti PC - Shareholder - Denver, CO
Tim Whitsitt
Whitsitt & Gross PC - Carbondale, CO
William A. Hillhouse II
Hoskin Farina & Kampf, PC - Grand Junction, CO
William G. Myers III
Holland & Hart - Partner - Boise, ID
William H. Caile
Holland & Hart - Of Counsel - Denver, CO
William Hutton
Coblentz, Patch, Duffy & Bass LLP - Partner - San Francisco, CA
William Myers III
Holland & Hart - Boise, ID
William Silberstein
Kaplan Kirsch & Rockwell - Partner - Denver, CO
Willis V. Carpenter
Carpenter & Klatskin, P.C. - Denver, CO
State Funding / Technical Resources
Boulder District of the Colorado State Forest Service
Allen Owen - District Forester - Longmont, CO
Broomfield Field Office of the Colorado State Forest Service
- Broomfield, CO
Center for Invasive Species Management
Liz Galli-Noble - Director - Bozeman, MT
Colorado Building Farmers
Project Director - Dawn Thilmany - Longmont, CO
Colorado Department of Agriculture
Don Brown - Commissioner - Broomfield, CO
Colorado Environmental Pesticide Education Program
Colorado State University - Fort Collins, CO
Colorado Forest Legacy Program
Joseph A. Duda - Dupty State Forester - Fort Collins, CO
Colorado Forest Products Program
Kristina Hughes - Program Administrator - Broomfield, CO
Colorado Oil and Gas Conservation Commission
Matt Lepore - Director - Denver, CO
Colorado State Forest Service
Mike Lester - State Forester and Director - Fort Collins, CO
Colorado Tree Farm Program
- Fort Collins, CO
Colorado Wetlands for Wildlife Program
Brian Sullivan - Wetlands Program Coordinator - Fort Collins, CO
Colorado Wildlife Habitat Protection Program
Amanda Nims - Denver, CO
Colorado Wood Utilization and Marketing Program
Susan Matthews - Forest Management Division Supervisor - Fort Collins, CO
Colorado’s Forest Stewardship Program
Susan Matthews - Forest Management Division Supervisor - Fort Collins, CO
Conservation Services Division - Colorado Department of Agriculture
Cindy Lair - State Conservation Program Manager - Broomfield, CO
Cooperative Habitat Improvement Program (CHIP)
Colorado Division of Wildlife - Fort Collins, CO
Forest Agricultural Classification Program
Colorado State Forest Service - Fort Collins, CO
Fort Collins District of the Colorado State Forest Service
Boyd Lebeda - District Forester - Fort Collins, CO
Fort Morgan District of the Colorado State Forest Service
Boyd Lebeda - Acting District Forester - Fort Morgan, CO
Franktown District of the Colorado State Forest Service
Kristin Garrison - District Forester - Franktown, CO
Game Damage Program
Colorado Parks and Wildlife - Denver, CO
Golden District Colorado Division of Parks and Wildlife
Allen Gallamore - District Forester - Golden, CO
Habitat Partnership Program
Pat Tucker - Colorado Parks & Wildlife, State Coordinator - Grand Junction, CO
Hunter Education Shooting Range Small Grant Program
Todd Schmidt, Hunter Education Coordinator - Colorado Parks and Wildlife - Denver, CO
Lesser Prairie Chicken Habitat Improvement Program (LPCHIP)
Colorado Parks and WildlifeCO
Lesser Prairie Chicken Range-wide Conservation Plan
Western Association of Fish and Wildlife Agencies - Cheyenne, WY
Mississippi Interstate Cooperative Resource Association
- Marion, IL
Petroleum Storage Tank Fund
Jane Bral - Fund Supervisor - Division of Oil and Public Safety - Denver, CO
Prairie Grouse Partners
Ralph Rogers - Executive Director of the North American Grouse Partnership - Waverly, NE
Ranching for Wildlife
Colorado Parks & Wildlife - Denver, CO
Recovery & Conservation Plans
Colorado Parks & Wildlife - Denver, CO
Southern Rockies Fire Science Network (SRFSN)
Gloria Edwards, SRFSN Program Coordinator - Department of Forest and Rangeland Stewardship - Fort Collins, CO
Tammy VerCauteren
Executive Director, Administration - Prairie Partners Program - Fort Collins, CO
The Conservation Plan for Grassland Species
Colorado Parks & Wildlife - Denver, CO
Walk-in Access Program
Colorado Parks and Wildlife - Denver, CO
Wetland Wildlife Conservation Program
Brian Sullivan, Wetlands Program Coordinator - Colorado Parks and Wildlife - Fort Collins, CO
Woodland Park District of the Colorado State Forest Service
Larry Long - District Forester - Woodland Park, CO
Tax Advisors
Brad A. Tafoya, CPA, AWMA, CFP
Tafoya Barrett and Associates PC - Durango, CO
Jason B. Stinson, CCIM
Commercial Realty Services of Alabama, LLC - Managing Member & Principal - Gadsden, AL
Jessica H. Carey, C.P.A.
THE Cohen Law Firm, P.C. - Boulder, CO
John J. Moore
Tafoya Barrett and Associates PC - Durango, CO
Juliana R. Cohen, C.P.A.
THE Cohen Law Firm, P.C. - Boulder, CO
Lyle F. Hood, CPA
Wall, Smith, Bateman Inc. - Alamosa, CO
Patrick J. Barrett
Tafoya Barrett and Associates PC - Durango, CO
The Simple Dollar
Trent Ham - Founder & ContributorIA
Water Street Solutions
- Peoria, IL
Tax Credit Brokers
Conservation Resource Center
Michael Strugar - Director - Boulder, CO
Conservation Tax Credit Transfer, LLC
Jody A. Barbour - Owner - Morrison, CO
Foss & Company
Tax Credit Specialists - San Francisco, CA
Jason P. Redman
Gougér Franzmann & Redman, LLC - Partner - Greenwood Village, CO
John Graham
Graham & Company P.C. CPAs & Consultants - Boulder, CO
Michael Dubetz
Sherman & Howard L.L.C. - Denver, CO
Michael P. Franzmann
Gougér Franzmann & Redman, LLC - Cofounder and Partner - Greenwood Village, CO
Tax Credit Connection, Inc.
Ariel Steele, Owner - Longmont, CO
Tina Burghardt
Conservation Resource Center - Program Manager - Boulder, CO

 Succession Planning

   
Show Articles on Succession Planning (12)
Connecting retiring landowners and beginning farmers to keep agriculture alive
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Are you a retiring farmer, looking for someone to take over? Land Link is a valuable program that connects beginning farmers with retiring landowners to faciliate farm transfers.

 

Multi-Generational Ownership and Planning for Family Owned Properties
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The paper explains many of the common legal tools used by families to manage and/or transfer family lands, and gives a very good overview of the expectations and considerations families will face throughout the process.

 

Forever Donation
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A landowner recently asked us: What is the best way to ensure that the land I donate is not sold? We put the question to the land trust community and it generated quite a bit of activity on the land trust listserv.

 

Estate Planning for Forest Landowners: What Will Become of Your Timberland?
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The purpose of this book is to provide guidelines and assistance to nonindustrial private  forest owners and the legal, tax, financial, insurance, and forestry professionals who serve  them on the application of estate planning techniques to forest properties.

 

Farm Succession plan important piece of the puzzle
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Designing a succession plan for your farm is important in protecting the assets that you've worked so long and hard to acquire.

 

Guardianship and Conservatorships
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One of a parent’s greatest fears involves what will happen to his or her minor children in the event of the parent’s premature death or incapacity.

 

Federal Reforestation Deduction and Amortization

Qualified reforestation expenditures (or afforestation in the case of planting or seeding nonforested land) paid or incurred in a tax year to a maximum of $10,000 per qualified timber property (QTP) can be immediately deducted by all taxpayers, except trusts.

 

REITs and Timber Taxation
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A real estate investment trust (REIT) is a special tax entity investing in real estate (such as shopping malls, apartments, and timberland).

 

Like-Kind Exchanges of Conservation Easements
By:

Certain individuals who own land with significant conservation value, for example landowners of wildlife habitat or open space, can preserve the character of their land, obtain additional property, and defer taxes on the transaction, all at the same time.

 

What is a Like Kind Exchange?
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Internal Revenue Code section 1031 establishes the rules for like-kind exchanges. This is a tool that can be used by private landowners to defer real estate transfer taxes by exchanging one piece of property for another.

 

Year End Exchanges
By:

Like-kind exchanges that commence in one tax year and end in a subsequent tax year are sometimes called Year End Exchanges. Year End Exchanges contain some unique benefits and some hidden pitfalls.

 

Qualified Intermediaries
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A qualified intermediary (QI) is a neutral party who may assist a landowner in facilitating a like-kind exchange. The QI enters into a written agreement, known as the exchange agreement, with the landowner.

 

Show Succession Planning Organizations & Professionals (165)
There are 165 resources serving Front Range Region in the following categories:
map itMap of Succession Planning Organizations & Professionals serving Front Range Region
Conservation Real Estate
Beartooth Capital Partners
Robert Keith - Managing Principal and Co-Founder - Bozeman, MT
Conservation Havens, LLC
Andrew Currie - Founder - Boulder, CO
Creative Conservation, LLC
Jerry A. Bley - Readfield, ME
Fay Ranches
Greg Fay - Bozeman, MT
Hayden Outdoors
- Windsor, CO
Ken Mirr
Mirr Ranch Group - Owner/Broker - Denver, CO
Kit H. Buell
Buell Environmental LLC - Ecologist - Oak Creek, CO
Mirr Ranch Group
Mallory Boyce - Marketing Director - Denver, CO
Ranch Partners
Marcus Wiley - Fort Collins, CO
Tommy Latousek
Joshua & Co. – The Ranch Group - Director - Aspen, CO
Unique Places Southwest
Michael Scisco - Regional Director & Director of GIS and Cartography - Albuquerque, NM
Estate Planners
Allen Sparkman
Sparkman Foote LLP - Denver, CO
Christina R. Sloan
The Sloan Law Firm, PLLC - Moab, UT
Creative Conservation, LLC
Jerry A. Bley - Readfield, ME
Dennis Roddy
- Manager, MBA - Salina, KS
Jeremy P. Cohen
Burns, Figa, & Will, P.C. - Special Counsel - Greenwood Village, CO
Jim Elder
Elderado Financial, Inc. - Chief Financial Advisor - Montrose, CO
Estate Planning Attorneys
Anton V. Dworak
Lyons Gaddis Kahn Hall Jeffers Dworak & Grant PC - Longmont, CO
Bridget K. Sullivan
Sherman & Howard L.L.C. - Denver, CO
Caroline Bess Pearce
Sherman & Howard L.L.C. - Aspen, CO
Christopher Cole
Sherman & Howard L.L.C. - Denver, CO
Curtis J. Bankers
Sherman & Howard L.L.C. - Denver, CO
Daniel P. Kapsak
The Kapsak Law Firm, LLC - Longmont, CO
David P. Claiborne
Sawtooth Law Offices, PLLC - Principal - Boise, ID
Debra A. Conroy
Keller Law, LLC - Craig, CO
Douglas M. Cain
Sherman & Howard L.L.C. - Denver, CO
Eric A. Peterson
Peterson, Rosenberg PLLC - Fort Collins, CO
Ernie F. Fazekas
Folkestad Fazekas Barrick & Patoile, P.C. - Castle Rock, CO
Greg Powell, P.C.
Powell & Murphy, P.C. - Salida, CO
Gregg K. Kampf
Hoskin Farina & Kampf - Grand Junction, CO
Gregory J Cucrola
Law Offices of Gregory J Cucarola - Sterling, CO
Gregory T. Densen
Sherman & Howard L.L.C. - Denver, CO
Howard Alpern
Alpern Myers Stuart, LLC - Member - Colorado Springs, CO
Jason P. Redman
Gougér Franzmann & Redman, LLC - Partner - Greenwood Village, CO
Jeffrey D. Cohen Esq., CPA
The Cohen Law Firm P.C. - Managing Shareholder - Boulder, CO
Jeffrey T. Bedingfield
Otis, Bedingfield & Peters, LLC - Greeley, CO
Jessica L. Broderick
- Denver, CO
Jill T. Norris
Dufford Waldeck - Grand Junction, CO
John H. Birkeland
Sherman & Howard L.L.C. - Denver, CO
John W. Dunn
Mountain Law Group, LLC - Vail, CO
Joseph M. Dencker
Sherman & Howard L.L.C. - Denver, CO
Kathleen M. Johnson
Sherman & Howard L.L.C. - Denver, CO
Kristin M.E. Koval
Sherman & Howard L.L.C. - Denver, CO
Laurie A. Cahill
Hoskin Farina & Kampf, PC - Grand Junction, CO
Mark Cohen, J.D., LL.M.
- Boulder, CO
Michael P. Franzmann
Gougér Franzmann & Redman, LLC - Cofounder and Partner - Greenwood Village, CO
Michelle M. St. Pierre
Baker & Hostetler LLP - Denver, CO
Nancy R. Crow
Hutchins & Associates LLC - Of Counsel - Denver, CO
Nicole J. McGann, Esq
THE Cohen Law Firm, P.C. - Senior Associate - Boulder, CO
Pete F. Michaelson
Law Office of Peter F. Michaelson, P.C. - Westcliffe, CO
Peter W. Bullard
Law Offices of Peter W. Bullard, P.C. - Fort Collins, CO
Robert M. O'Hayre
O'Hayre Dawson P.C. - Gunnison, CO
Shelley Thompson
Burns, Figa & Will - Shareholder - Greenwood Village, CO
Simon Sidamon-Eristof
Kalbian Hagerty LLP - of Counsel - Washington, DC
Wade Ash Woods Hill & Farley, P.C.
- Denver, CO
Financial Planners
Brad A. Tafoya, CPA, AWMA, CFP
Tafoya Barrett and Associates PC - Durango, CO
Creative Conservation, LLC
Jerry A. Bley - Readfield, ME
Judith L Branch
Financial Advisor - Merrill Lynch - Boise, ID
Patrick J. Barrett
Tafoya Barrett and Associates PC - Durango, CO
Investment Advisers / CPAs
Brad A. Tafoya, CPA, AWMA, CFP
Tafoya Barrett and Associates PC - Durango, CO
David L. Schwenke, CPA
Schwenke & Associates P.C. - Boulder, CO
Dennis Roddy
- Manager, MBA - Salina, KS
Jessica H. Carey, C.P.A.
THE Cohen Law Firm, P.C. - Boulder, CO
Jim Elder
Elderado Financial, Inc. - Chief Financial Advisor - Montrose, CO
John Graham
Graham & Company P.C. CPAs & Consultants - Boulder, CO
John J. Moore
Tafoya Barrett and Associates PC - Durango, CO
Jonathan Kelley
Hinds Financial Group - Lakewood, CO
Juliana R. Cohen, C.P.A.
THE Cohen Law Firm, P.C. - Boulder, CO
Lyle F. Hood, CPA
Wall, Smith, Bateman Inc. - Alamosa, CO
Mark Kightlinger, CPA
Johnson Kightlinger & Company - Boulder, CO
National Financial Advisors, LTD
Thomas Niver, CLU, ChFC - President and Founder - Denver, CO
Orville Petersen
Chadwick, Steinkirchner, Davis & Co., P.C. - CPA, Vice President, and Director of Compilation and Review Services - Grand Junction, CO
Patrick J. Barrett
Tafoya Barrett and Associates PC - Durango, CO
Paul A. Lemon, CPA-PFS, CFP®
Integrated Financial Planning, PC - Durango, CO
Phil Debus
- Centennial, CO
Steve Hiratsuka
Hiratsuka & Schmitt, LLP - Managing Partner - Wheat Ridge, CO
Land Trusts
American Farmland Trust
- Washington, DC
Clear Creek Land Conservancy
Claire Riegelman - Executive Director - Golden, CO
Colorado Cattlemen's Agricultural Land Trust
Erik Glenn - Executive Director - Arvada, CO
Colorado Coalition of Land Trusts
Amanda Barker - Exeuctive Director - Denver, CO
Colorado Open Lands
Tony Caligiuri - President and CEO - Lakewood, CO
Colorado Trail Foundation
Bill Manning - Executive Director - Golden, CO
Colorado Wildlife Heritage Foundation
Matthew Hudson - Executive Director - Denver, CO
Douglas Land Conservancy
Patti Hostetler - Executive Director - Castle Rock, CO
Estes Valley Land Trust
Jeffrey Boring - Executive Director - Estes Park, CO
Lake Fork Valley Conservancy
Camille Richard - Executive Director - Lake City, CO
Legacy Land Trust
K-Lynn Cameron - Advisor to the Board of Directors and Independent Contractor - Fort Collins, CO
Mountain Area Land Trust
Jeanne Beaudry - Executive Director - Evergreen, CO
Mountain Area Land Trust
- Evergreen, CO
North American Land Trust
Monica McQuail - Communications & Stewardship Assistant - Chadds Ford, PA
Palmer Land Trust
Stephanie Thomas - Director of Land Stewardship - Colorado Springs, CO
Peter D. Nichols
Berg Hill Greenleaf Ruscitti, LLP - Partner - Boulder, CO
Rio Grande Headwaters Land Trust
Nancy Butler - Director - Del Norte, CO
Roaring Fork Conservancy
Rick Lofaro - Executive Director - Basalt, CO
Rocky Mountain Elk Foundation
- Missoula, MT
South Metro Land Conservancy
- Littleton, CO
Sportsmen's National Land Trust
- Agawam, MA
The Greenlands Reserve
- Frisco, CO
The Nature Conservancy in Colorado
Nancy Fishbein - Director of Land Conservation - Boulder, CO
The Wilderness Land Trust
Brad Borst - President - Bainbridge Island, WA
Trust for Public Land, Colorado Office
- Denver, CO
Trust for Public Land, Washington State Office
- Seattle, WA
Watershed Land Trust
Frank Austenfeld, J.D. - Executive Director - Overland Park, KS
Qualified Intermediaries for 1031 Exchanges
1031 Exchange Advantage, TM
- Carlsbad, CA
1031 Exchange Professionals Inc.
David Kuns - San Mateo, CA
1031X.com, Inc.
Steven Hickox and Christopher T. Sayre - Co-founders - Denver, CO
Acacia Exchange Services
- Healdsburg, CA
Amherst Exchange Corporation
- Santa Barbara, CA
Asset Exchange Company
- San Francisco, CA
Asset Preservation, Inc.
- Roseville, CA
Atlas 1031 Exchange, LLC
Andy Gustafson, Certified Exchange Specialist® - President and Founder - Fort Walton Beach, FL
Cameron A. Grant
Lyons Gaddis Kahn Hall Jeffers Dworak & Grant PC - Longmont, CO
Conservation Resource Center
Michael Strugar - Director - Boulder, CO
Custom 1031 Inc.
- Spokane, WA
Exchange Resources, Inc.
- San Diego, CA
Exeter 1031 Exchange Services, LLC
Elizabeth Harris - Vice President, Marketing & Business Development - San Diego, CA
First Bank 1031 Corporation
Jeff King - Senior Vice President - Longmont, CO
Gary Jellum
Broker - Whitney Land Company - Pendleton, OR
Mission Bank 1031 Exchange, LLC
- Bakersfield, CA
Munsey Ayers
Otten Johnson Robinson Neff + Ragonetti PC - Denver, CO
Old Republic Exchange Facilitator Company (OREXCO)
Lori De Martini, Esq. - President - Glendale, CA
Rosa Esqueda
Exeter 1031 Exchange Services, LLC - Senior 1031 Exchange Consultant - Los Angeles, CA
Safe Harbor Exchange, Inc.
- Tustin, CA
Stephen Davis
Safe Harbor Asset Management - Huntington, NY
Steven W. Monk
Exeter 1031 Exchange Services, LLC - 1031 Exchange Consultant - Fresno, CA
The Exchange Connection, Inc.
- Snohomish, WA
Thomas J Ragonetti
Otten, Johnson, Robinson, Neff & Ragonetti PC - Shareholder - Denver, CO
Tracey Wilson, CES®
Investment Property Exchange Services, Inc. - Certified Exchange Specialist/Vice President - Highlands Ranch, CO
Wayne Howard
Terra West Real Estate Services - Broker / Owner - Greeley, CO
Western Slope Exchange, LLC
- Gunnison, CO
Xchange Solutions, Inc.
- San Jose, CA
Tax Advisors
Brad A. Tafoya, CPA, AWMA, CFP
Tafoya Barrett and Associates PC - Durango, CO
Jason B. Stinson, CCIM
Commercial Realty Services of Alabama, LLC - Managing Member & Principal - Gadsden, AL
Jessica H. Carey, C.P.A.
THE Cohen Law Firm, P.C. - Boulder, CO
John J. Moore
Tafoya Barrett and Associates PC - Durango, CO
Juliana R. Cohen, C.P.A.
THE Cohen Law Firm, P.C. - Boulder, CO
Lyle F. Hood, CPA
Wall, Smith, Bateman Inc. - Alamosa, CO
Patrick J. Barrett
Tafoya Barrett and Associates PC - Durango, CO
The Simple Dollar
Trent Ham - Founder & ContributorIA
Water Street Solutions
- Peoria, IL
Tax Law Attorneys
Allen Sparkman
Sparkman Foote LLP - Denver, CO
Anton V. Dworak
Lyons Gaddis Kahn Hall Jeffers Dworak & Grant PC - Longmont, CO
Bridget K. Sullivan
Sherman & Howard L.L.C. - Denver, CO
Caroline Bess Pearce
Sherman & Howard L.L.C. - Aspen, CO
Charles Bybee
Faegre Baker Daniels - Partner - Denver, CO
Christopher Cole
Sherman & Howard L.L.C. - Denver, CO
Curtis J. Bankers
Sherman & Howard L.L.C. - Denver, CO
David Brewster
David Brewster and Associates, Inc. - Boulder, CO
David C. Conley, PC
- Colorado Springs, CO
Douglas M. Cain
Sherman & Howard L.L.C. - Denver, CO
Gregory T. Densen
Sherman & Howard L.L.C. - Denver, CO
Gregory W. Berger
Shareholder - Brownstein Hyatt Farber Schreck, LLC - Denver , CO
James M. Ash
Husch Blackwell LLP - Kansas City, MO
Jeffrey D. Cohen Esq., CPA
The Cohen Law Firm P.C. - Managing Shareholder - Boulder, CO
Jessica L. Broderick
- Denver, CO
John H. Birkeland
Sherman & Howard L.L.C. - Denver, CO
Joseph M. Dencker
Sherman & Howard L.L.C. - Denver, CO
Kathleen M. Johnson
Sherman & Howard L.L.C. - Denver, CO
Kevin N Berens
Berens Law Firm LTD - Saint Francis, KS
Kristin M.E. Koval
Sherman & Howard L.L.C. - Denver, CO
Michael Dubetz
Sherman & Howard L.L.C. - Denver, CO
Nancy R. Crow
Hutchins & Associates LLC - Of Counsel - Denver, CO
Rebecca Hall
Packard and Dierking, LLC - Boulder, CO
Stephen J. Small, Esq.
Law Office of Stephen J. Small, Esq., P.C. - Cambridge, MA
William Hutton
Coblentz, Patch, Duffy & Bass LLP - Partner - San Francisco, CA

 Tax Credits and Deductions

   
Show Articles on Tax Credits and Deductions (5)
The Law of Agricultural Land Preservation in the United States
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Thomas Daniels and John Keene's new book breaks down the legal principles, federal and state requirements, and the legal issues that affect agricultural land preservation efforts.

 

Using the Conservation Tax Incentive
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This short brochure summarizes the conservation easement tax incentive and provides answers to some frequently asked questions. For the late ...

 

How Agricultural Property is Valued
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The actual value of agricultural lands shall be determined by consideration of the earning or productive capacity of the land over a reasonable time period, rather than their potential value if developed.

 

Conservation tax credits - a landowner’s guide
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The Colorado Conservation Tax Credit is a unique tool by which landowners can preserve their land for generations to come. The Colorado Conservation Tax Credit (Credit) is a state income tax credit of up to $375,000 available to a landowner who elects to place a conservation easement on his or her land.

 

State Tax Credit Summary
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The Conservation Resource Center has assembled a report to assess the effectiveness of state income tax credits for the donation of conservation easements.

 

Show Tax Credits and Deductions Organizations & Professionals (106)
There are 106 resources serving Front Range Region in the following categories:
map itMap of Tax Credits and Deductions Organizations & Professionals serving Front Range Region
Estate Planning Attorneys
Anton V. Dworak
Lyons Gaddis Kahn Hall Jeffers Dworak & Grant PC - Longmont, CO
Bridget K. Sullivan
Sherman & Howard L.L.C. - Denver, CO
Caroline Bess Pearce
Sherman & Howard L.L.C. - Aspen, CO
Christopher Cole
Sherman & Howard L.L.C. - Denver, CO
Curtis J. Bankers
Sherman & Howard L.L.C. - Denver, CO
Daniel P. Kapsak
The Kapsak Law Firm, LLC - Longmont, CO
David P. Claiborne
Sawtooth Law Offices, PLLC - Principal - Boise, ID
Debra A. Conroy
Keller Law, LLC - Craig, CO
Douglas M. Cain
Sherman & Howard L.L.C. - Denver, CO
Eric A. Peterson
Peterson, Rosenberg PLLC - Fort Collins, CO
Ernie F. Fazekas
Folkestad Fazekas Barrick & Patoile, P.C. - Castle Rock, CO
Greg Powell, P.C.
Powell & Murphy, P.C. - Salida, CO
Gregg K. Kampf
Hoskin Farina & Kampf - Grand Junction, CO
Gregory J Cucrola
Law Offices of Gregory J Cucarola - Sterling, CO
Gregory T. Densen
Sherman & Howard L.L.C. - Denver, CO
Howard Alpern
Alpern Myers Stuart, LLC - Member - Colorado Springs, CO
Jason P. Redman
Gougér Franzmann & Redman, LLC - Partner - Greenwood Village, CO
Jeffrey D. Cohen Esq., CPA
The Cohen Law Firm P.C. - Managing Shareholder - Boulder, CO
Jeffrey T. Bedingfield
Otis, Bedingfield & Peters, LLC - Greeley, CO
Jessica L. Broderick
- Denver, CO
Jill T. Norris
Dufford Waldeck - Grand Junction, CO
John H. Birkeland
Sherman & Howard L.L.C. - Denver, CO
John W. Dunn
Mountain Law Group, LLC - Vail, CO
Joseph M. Dencker
Sherman & Howard L.L.C. - Denver, CO
Kathleen M. Johnson
Sherman & Howard L.L.C. - Denver, CO
Kristin M.E. Koval
Sherman & Howard L.L.C. - Denver, CO
Laurie A. Cahill
Hoskin Farina & Kampf, PC - Grand Junction, CO
Mark Cohen, J.D., LL.M.
- Boulder, CO
Michael P. Franzmann
Gougér Franzmann & Redman, LLC - Cofounder and Partner - Greenwood Village, CO
Michelle M. St. Pierre
Baker & Hostetler LLP - Denver, CO
Nancy R. Crow
Hutchins & Associates LLC - Of Counsel - Denver, CO
Nicole J. McGann, Esq
THE Cohen Law Firm, P.C. - Senior Associate - Boulder, CO
Pete F. Michaelson
Law Office of Peter F. Michaelson, P.C. - Westcliffe, CO
Peter W. Bullard
Law Offices of Peter W. Bullard, P.C. - Fort Collins, CO
Robert M. O'Hayre
O'Hayre Dawson P.C. - Gunnison, CO
Shelley Thompson
Burns, Figa & Will - Shareholder - Greenwood Village, CO
Simon Sidamon-Eristof
Kalbian Hagerty LLP - of Counsel - Washington, DC
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Jeanine Feriancek
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Sherman & Howard L.L.C. - Denver, CO
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Sherman & Howard L.L.C. - Denver, CO
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Sherman & Howard L.L.C. - Aspen, CO
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Sherman & Howard L.L.C. - Denver, CO
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Sherman & Howard L.L.C. - Denver, CO
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Sherman & Howard L.L.C. - Denver, CO
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Sherman & Howard L.L.C. - Denver, CO
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Colorado Energy Office helps launch “green bank” to spur clean-energy investments
12/11/2018 8:43:43 PM
The Colorado Energy Office is helping launch the Colorado Clean Energy Fund, which establishes a "green bank" to leverage private funds for projects and developments that use renewable energy and reduce carbon dioxide emissions.

Colorado reps meet with other states on Colorado River drought plan
12/9/2018 7:03:40 AM
With drought entering a second decade and reservoirs continuing to shrink, seven Southwestern U.S. states that depend on the overtaxed Colorado River for crop irrigation and drinking water had been expected to ink a crucial share-the-pain contingency plan by the end of 2018.

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12/5/2018 10:35:41 PM
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Opportunity zones: Tax reform's least-publicized incentive - Colorado Real Estate Journal
5/18/2018 3:00:00 AM
Opportunity zones: Tax reform's least-publicized incentive    Colorado Real Estate Journal Part of the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act that recently came into law includes new incentives for investments into economically distressed areas designated by states ...

Strong demand for commercial, residential properties in NoCo - BizWest Media
3/27/2018 3:00:00 AM
Strong demand for commercial, residential properties in NoCo    BizWest Media LOVELAND — There is a strong demand for commercial real estate in Northern Colorado from investors seeking core assets, said Aki Palmer, director of ...

Real estate investors will benefit from new tax law - Colorado Real Estate Journal
2/26/2018 3:00:00 AM
Real estate investors will benefit from new tax law    Colorado Real Estate Journal The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act was signed into law by President Donald Trump on Dec. 22. Many investors want to know what impact the new law will have on their ...

Single-tenant NNN CREJ conference starts at noon March 8 - Colorado Real Estate Journal
2/19/2018 3:00:00 AM
Single-tenant NNN CREJ conference starts at noon March 8    Colorado Real Estate Journal Single-tenant triple-net (NNN) investments are “like the bonds of commercial real estate investing,” according to Drew Isaac. And with the stable income ...

Impact of the 2018 tax laws on real estate owners - Colorado Real Estate Journal
1/29/2018 3:00:00 AM
Impact of the 2018 tax laws on real estate owners    Colorado Real Estate Journal The focus of this article is to provide an overview of the new tax law, formally referred to as “The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act,” and the impact on residential property ...

Woodspear makes unusual swap in 1031 Exchange - Colorado Real Estate Journal
10/11/2017 3:00:00 AM
Woodspear makes unusual swap in 1031 Exchange    Colorado Real Estate Journal Woodspear makes unusual swap in 1031 Exchange. Woodspear sold a retail center and bought an apartment community from Principal.

Water St. and the aquarium: Isolated yet connected 'Whale Site' - Colorado Real Estate Journal
5/1/2017 3:00:00 AM
Water St. and the aquarium: Isolated yet connected 'Whale Site'    Colorado Real Estate Journal This aerial and the accompanying chart include a listing of parcels on Water Street. The owner of the three largest parcels (Nos. 1, 2 and 7), which cover the ...

Long-missing Breckenridge attorney Royal 'Scoop' Daniel returning to Colorado - Bizjournals.com
12/10/2011 3:00:00 AM
Long-missing Breckenridge attorney Royal 'Scoop' Daniel returning to Colorado    Bizjournals.com Royal "Scoop" Daniel III, the Breckenridge attorney who went missing for 4-1/2 years while he was a wanted man, will return to Colorado in a few days ...

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Alamosa, San Luis receive GOCO funds - Valley Courier
12/7/2018 1:18:26 PM
Alamosa, San Luis receive GOCO funds    Valley Courier VALLEY – On Thursday, the Great Outdoors Colorado (GOCO) Board awarded a $695,000 open space grant to the City of Alamosa in partnership with Western ...

Criticism mounts as Boulder County lawsuits aimed at stopping two drilling projects progress - Boulder Daily Camera
12/4/2018 10:58:00 PM
Criticism mounts as Boulder County lawsuits aimed at stopping two drilling projects progress    Boulder Daily Camera Colorado Oil and Gas Association leaders continue to bash Boulder County for lawsuits it has filed in an attempt to stop three projects that would tap into ...

New director wants to bridge gap between community and land conservancy - The Durango Herald
12/3/2018 10:11:00 AM
New director wants to bridge gap between community and land conservancy    The Durango Herald La Plata Open Space Conservancy's new executive director is getting to know Southwest Colorado, and he hopes to do the same with the organization...

Colorado Conservation Easement Oversight Committee issues report on process changes - Journal Advocate
11/30/2018 11:09:47 AM
Colorado Conservation Easement Oversight Committee issues report on process changes    Journal Advocate A report issued by the Colorado Department of Regulatory Agencies' Conservation Division does not appear to address the concerns about conservation ...

Conservancy builds 'a bridge to the future' | News - Mountain Mail Newspaper
11/13/2018 3:00:00 AM
Conservancy builds 'a bridge to the future' | News    Mountain Mail Newspaper The theme of the Central Colorado Conservancy's annual fundraiser Friday evening, “building a bridge to the future,” included a nod to the recently passed ...

Where Colorado's candidates for governor stand on some of the big ballot questions - The Colorado Independent
10/23/2018 3:00:00 AM
Where Colorado's candidates for governor stand on some of the big ballot questions    The Colorado Independent This year, voters are being asked to weigh in on 13 big questions that would change state laws or the Constitution, from limiting fracking to how to pay for ...

Community Agriculture Alliance: Land conservation promotes water security in Northwest Colorado - Steamboat Pilot & Today
10/11/2018 3:00:00 AM
Community Agriculture Alliance: Land conservation promotes water security in Northwest Colorado    Steamboat Pilot & Today Despite the recent surge of wet weather, Colorado is currently on track to have the fourth-driest year on record since the state began measuring water levels in ...

Colorado House District 59 candidate Q&A - The Denver Post
10/10/2018 3:00:00 AM
Colorado House District 59 candidate Q&A    The Denver Post The Colorado House District 59 race features Democrat Barbara McLachlan and independent Paul Jones.

2 Colorado properties preserved for elk habitat - KRDO
10/6/2018 3:00:00 AM
2 Colorado properties preserved for elk habitat    KRDO MISSOULA, Mont. (AP) - More than 2300 acres (930 hectares) in central Colorado are being preserved for elk and other wildlife habitat. The Rocky Mountain Elk ...

Crestone Peak's Boulder County drilling plan halted by Colorado oil and gas regulator - Denver Business Journal
10/5/2018 3:00:00 AM
Crestone Peak's Boulder County drilling plan halted by Colorado oil and gas regulator    Denver Business Journal Oil and gas company Crestone Peak Resources isn't backing away from its plans to drill 140 wells in Boulder County, but state approval has been put on hold ...

Plan to drill 140 new wells in Boulder County on hold indefinitely in wake of lawsuit - The Denver Post
10/5/2018 3:00:00 AM
Plan to drill 140 new wells in Boulder County on hold indefinitely in wake of lawsuit    The Denver Post The Colorado Oil and Gas Conservation Commission's hearing on a plan by Crestone Peak Resources to drill 140 wells north of Erie was postponed indefinitely ...

Boulder County sues to stop oil, gas drilling on public open space - The Colorado Sun
10/1/2018 3:00:00 AM
Boulder County sues to stop oil, gas drilling on public open space    The Colorado Sun It doesn't look like much of a battlefield — cottonwood groves, a small reservoir and farm fields with traffic zipping through on Colorado 52 — but this ...

Colorado ballot questions 2018: Everything you need to know - The Colorado Sun
10/1/2018 3:00:00 AM
Colorado ballot questions 2018: Everything you need to know    The Colorado Sun Colorado's 2018 ballot questions are plentiful, so we break down everything you need to know about the mountain of important decisions voters have to make ...

Judge rejects suit to remove Gunnison sage grouse protection - The Journal
9/28/2018 3:00:00 AM
Judge rejects suit to remove Gunnison sage grouse protection    The Journal A federal judge has rejected a Colorado lawsuit to remove the Gunnison sage grouse from Endangered Species Act protection.

Boulder County sues two oil and gas companies to stop drilling plans - Denver Business Journal
9/26/2018 3:00:00 AM
Boulder County sues two oil and gas companies to stop drilling plans    Denver Business Journal Boulder County filed lawsuits Tuesday to stop two Colorado oil and gas companies' plans to drill dozens of new wells in the county at the northwestern edge of ...

Palisade offers hard work and the right location for those who want to farm - The Grand Junction Daily Sentinel
9/18/2018 3:00:00 AM
Palisade offers hard work and the right location for those who want to farm    The Grand Junction Daily Sentinel The Colorado Mountain Winefest is winding down today, and as visitors to the festival look around, many of them are perhaps taking an envious look at the ...

Policy Changes Could Clear the Way for Solar in a Colorado County - Government Technology
9/17/2018 3:00:00 AM
Policy Changes Could Clear the Way for Solar in a Colorado County    Government Technology The Boulder County Planning Commission is considering amendments to its land use codes that would create new opportunities for solar installations.

Former Colorado Supreme Court Justice Gregory Hobbs answers whether the state's water prior appropriation system withstand prolonged drought - The Colorado Sun
9/12/2018 3:00:00 AM
Former Colorado Supreme Court Justice Gregory Hobbs answers whether the state's water prior appropriation system withstand prolonged drought    The Colorado Sun Colorado's system governing water use predates the state itself — the oldest water rights in Colorado date to the 1850s. And it is so closely linked to the state ...

Colorado commission, Extraction Oil & Gas sued over oil-well drilling plan - Denver Business Journal
8/31/2018 3:00:00 AM
Colorado commission, Extraction Oil & Gas sued over oil-well drilling plan    Denver Business Journal Boulder County and Lafayette challenge how the state commission approved plans to drill up to 52 wells for oil and gas under 4000 acres north of Denver.

Compensation Available for Landowners Wanting to Protect Forestlands - North Forty News
8/13/2018 12:00:56 PM
Compensation Available for Landowners Wanting to Protect Forestlands    North Forty News Colorado landowners who want to protect environmentally valuable private forest areas now have the opportunity to submit proposals to protect their forestlands.

Colorado Parks and Wildlife history: Long-term efforts saved Colorado wildlife - Journal Advocate
8/8/2018 3:00:00 AM
Colorado Parks and Wildlife history: Long-term efforts saved Colorado wildlife    Journal Advocate In Colorado 150 years ago wildlife faced a dire future. To provide food for miners and settlers streaming west during the gold rush and land rush of the mid- and ...

Palmer Land Trust celebrates Pikes Peak region's beauty in month-long arts campaign - Colorado Springs Gazette
8/3/2018 3:00:00 AM
Palmer Land Trust celebrates Pikes Peak region's beauty in month-long arts campaign    Colorado Springs Gazette Asking folks why they live in Colorado Springs often elicits an instinctive glance to the west and the inevitable answers “Pikes Peak,” “Garden of the Gods” or a ...

Colorful Colorado: Ghost town miraculously survives Spring Creek fire - Colorado Springs Gazette
7/21/2018 3:00:00 AM
Colorful Colorado: Ghost town miraculously survives Spring Creek fire    Colorado Springs Gazette LA VETA • From the high gravel road, the Sangre de Cristo mountains appear to have been swallowed by a dark shadow that won't soon rise.

Conservation easements preserve unique Colorado heritage along I-25 north of Monument - Colorado Springs Gazette
7/15/2018 3:00:00 AM
Conservation easements preserve unique Colorado heritage along I-25 north of Monument    Colorado Springs Gazette Driving from Denver to Colorado Springs on Interstate 25, the landscape is dotted with subdivisions, shopping centers and construction trying to keep pace with ...

Spring Creek fire burns former Forbes Ranch, Colorado’s largest private land holding home to three 14ers - The Denver Post
7/9/2018 3:00:00 AM
Spring Creek fire burns former Forbes Ranch, Colorado’s largest private land holding home to three 14ers    The Denver Post As the Spring Creek Fire raged through Costilla and Huerfano Counties, it affected thousands of acres of land and property, including Trinchera Ranch -- a ...

Sandstone Ranch a 'crown jewel' waiting to be explored - Colorado Springs Gazette
7/2/2018 3:00:00 AM
Sandstone Ranch a 'crown jewel' waiting to be explored    Colorado Springs Gazette LARKSPUR • Cheryl Mathews has overseen the acquisition and development of some of the best places for outdoor recreation this overlooked side of the Front ...

Nearly $54000 in GOCO grants is headed to Eagle County for open space, schoolhouse stabilization - Vail Daily News
6/21/2018 3:00:00 AM
Nearly $54000 in GOCO grants is headed to Eagle County for open space, schoolhouse stabilization    Vail Daily News EAGLE COUNTY — Two projects in Eagle County have netted nearly $54000 in Great Outdoors Colorado grant money. Eagle Valley Land Trust received a ...

Searching for Gunnison-sage grouse, an important spring ritual for Colorado Parks and Wildlife biologists - Valley Courier
5/24/2018 3:00:00 AM
Searching for Gunnison-sage grouse, an important spring ritual for Colorado Parks and Wildlife biologists    Valley Courier GUNNISON – By 6 a.m. most mornings from mid-March through mid-May, Nate Seward is sitting on cold ground – or snow, or mud ? peering through a spotting ...

CPW opens Wildlife Habitat Program request for proposals - Valley Courier
5/17/2018 3:00:00 AM
CPW opens Wildlife Habitat Program request for proposals    Valley Courier STATEWIDE — Colorado Parks and Wildlife announces the 2018 Request for Proposals for the Colorado Wildlife Habitat Program (CWHP). The CWHP is a ...

Landmark Trampe easements complete - Gunnison Country Times
4/11/2018 3:00:00 AM
Landmark Trampe easements complete    Gunnison Country Times With the help of the largest single transaction grant in the history of Great Outdoors Colorado, The Trust for Public Land (TPL) announced Tuesday the ...

House panel OKs Conservation Easement Oversight Commission renewal - Journal Advocate
3/26/2018 3:00:00 AM
House panel OKs Conservation Easement Oversight Commission renewal    Journal Advocate Colorado legislators are still trying to rein in the Conservation Easement Oversight Commission and House members will get another crack at the commission ...

Land trust clarifies orphan easement process - Journal Advocate
2/23/2018 3:00:00 AM
Land trust clarifies orphan easement process    Journal Advocate DENVER — A misunderstanding about a conservation easement consolidation program probably led to Colorado's largest land trust being unfairly branded as ...

Colorado lottery: Reauthorize and audit this valuable program that makes our lives better - The Journal
2/5/2018 3:00:00 AM
Colorado lottery: Reauthorize and audit this valuable program that makes our lives better    The Journal Sometime this spring, the Colorado General Assembly will vote to reauthorize the Colorado Lottery so that it will not sunset in 2024. That effort...

First-of-a-Kind Agreement in Colorado Could Aid West's Ailing Rivers - News Deeply
2/2/2018 3:00:00 AM
First-of-a-Kind Agreement in Colorado Could Aid West's Ailing Rivers    News Deeply A plan developed by ranchers and the Colorado Water Trust to help keep water in the state's Crystal River could have far-reaching implications in the West if the ...

New water agreement for Crystal River could open door to boost Colorado rivers - Aspen Times
1/23/2018 3:00:00 AM
New water agreement for Crystal River could open door to boost Colorado rivers    Aspen Times There is a new way to put water back in Colorado's parched rivers.After more than a year of back and forth with Pitkin County officials, the nonprofit Colorado ...

C&R Farms protects more fruitland through easement - The Grand Junction Daily Sentinel
1/22/2018 3:00:00 AM
C&R Farms protects more fruitland through easement    The Grand Junction Daily Sentinel As the Colorado West Land Trust nears a long-term goal of preserving 1000 acres of farmland in Palisade, a new 22-acre conservation easement of peach and ...

Land easement to conserve ranch between Ridgway and Ouray - The Daily Planet
1/4/2018 3:00:00 AM
Land easement to conserve ranch between Ridgway and Ouray    The Daily Planet A ranch established in 1881 in the Uncompahgre River Valley has been protected in perpetuity through a land easement secured by the Colorado West Land ...

Conservation easement doubles land protected on scenic southern Colorado cattle ranch - Colorado Springs Gazette
12/23/2017 3:00:00 AM
Conservation easement doubles land protected on scenic southern Colorado cattle ranch    Colorado Springs Gazette An extra layer of protection was added to one of Colorado's largest intact cattle ranches and least-known scenic gems last month, highlighting Colorado's private ...

Western Slope Land Preservation Gains Some New Muscle In The Face Of Big Growth - Colorado Public Radio
12/1/2017 3:00:00 AM
Western Slope Land Preservation Gains Some New Muscle In The Face Of Big Growth    Colorado Public Radio The Mesa Land Trust and the Black Canyon Regional Land Trust have teamed up to do more to protect the Western Slope's scenery, from recreational hotspots ...

Land trusts consolidate conservation efforts - Business Times of Western Colorado
11/7/2017 3:00:00 AM
Land trusts consolidate conservation efforts    Business Times of Western Colorado Phil Castle, The Business Times. It's not so much a question for Rob Bleiberg of whether or not growth will come to Western Colorado, but when and how much.

Rep. Lewis Sponsors Eastern Colorado Agricultural Fall Tour - Akron News-reporter
10/25/2017 3:00:00 AM
Rep. Lewis Sponsors Eastern Colorado Agricultural Fall Tour    Akron News-reporter Rep. Kimmi Lewis, Colorado House District 64 and Southeast Colorado Private Property Rights Council, sponsored an Eastern Colorado Rural Agriculture Fall ...

Cross Mountain Ranch in northwest Colorado hits market for $100 million - The Denver Post
8/30/2017 3:00:00 AM
Cross Mountain Ranch in northwest Colorado hits market for $100 million    The Denver Post With the recent sale of the 83,000-acre, fourteener-hosting Cielo Vista Ranch in the San Luis Valley, longtime landowners across Colorado are testing the ...

Conservation easement protects Mancos elk ranch - The Durango Herald
8/13/2017 3:00:00 AM
Conservation easement protects Mancos elk ranch    The Durango Herald The Colorado adage “I'd rather see a cow than a condo” applies to a new conservation easement in the Mancos Valley, but in this case, it relates to elk, too.

Investments in conservation easements reap benefits for Colorado - Phys.Org
7/19/2017 3:00:00 AM
Investments in conservation easements reap benefits for Colorado    Phys.Org Colorado is famous for its iconic landscapes, which have helped shape the state's identity and economy. From agriculture to recreation and tourism, from ...

Colorado House to AG Coffman: no extra money for you this year - The Colorado Independent
2/16/2017 3:00:00 AM
Colorado House to AG Coffman: no extra money for you this year    The Colorado Independent UPDATE Friday, Feb. 17: the House did not vote this morning on a request to reconsider the Department of Law supplemental budget request and the bill died ...

Audit questions whether donated lands in Colorado are worth nearly $1B in tax breaks - The Denver Post
12/7/2016 3:00:00 AM
Audit questions whether donated lands in Colorado are worth nearly $1B in tax breaks    The Denver Post Colorado's nearly billion-dollar conservation easement program pays more attention to whether a land donation qualifies for a tax break rather than the merit of ...

Preserving the prairie: Colorado Open Lands targets Weld for conservation easements due to three pressures the county faces to keeping the land the way it is now - Greeley Tribune
10/15/2016 3:00:00 AM
Preserving the prairie: Colorado Open Lands targets Weld for conservation easements due to three pressures the county faces to keeping the land the way it is now    Greeley Tribune Bruce Sikich didn't like it when his boss put the land they cared for in the hands of Colorado Open Lands.Sikich went to school with Clyde Abbett's son. Sikich.

Colorado's comprehensive public lands map gets big makeover - SOURCE - Colorado State University News
5/23/2016 3:00:00 AM
Colorado's comprehensive public lands map gets big makeover - SOURCE    Colorado State University News Conserved lands are woven into the fabric of Colorado, making up nearly 35 percent of the state, or roughly 30 million acres, according to the Statewide ...

A conservation easement could settle some land-swap issues, but it's complicated - Colorado Springs Independent
5/18/2016 3:00:00 AM
A conservation easement could settle some land-swap issues, but it's complicated    Colorado Springs Independent At the heart of Colorado Springs' proposed land swap with The Broadmoor lies a conservation easement. Aimed at quelling opposition to trading the city's ...

Colorado land preservation: Racing to save nature amid growth - The Denver Post
3/29/2016 3:00:00 AM
Colorado land preservation: Racing to save nature amid growth    The Denver Post Colorado land groups recently locked up 86,000 acres, racing to save nature amid a boom in population growth and development. The Nature Conservancy and ...

Colorado landowners sue state over conservation easement program - The Denver Post
3/28/2016 3:00:00 AM
Colorado landowners sue state over conservation easement program    The Denver Post Colorado's troubled conservation easement program was a “bait-and-switch scheme” that violated due process and the U.S. Constitution, hundreds of the ...

Key Sage Grouse Habitat Protected in Colorado through a Conservation Easement Partnership - USDA.gov
5/29/2015 3:00:00 AM
Key Sage Grouse Habitat Protected in Colorado through a Conservation Easement Partnership    USDA.gov The recent conservation easement on the Yust Ranch in northwestern Colorado represents not only the preservation of a five-generation ranching entity, it also ...

Easement program failures penalize taxpayers, landowners - The Denver Post
12/19/2014 3:00:00 AM
Easement program failures penalize taxpayers, landowners    The Denver Post Rocky Ford hay farmer Timothy Crow despises staring at bankruptcy. The 61-year-old says he hates it even more that Colorado put him there. “This was ...

Conservation easement conundrums - High Country News
3/31/2008 3:00:00 AM
Conservation easement conundrums    High Country News New York transplant Erin Toll helps Colorado crack down on conservation easement abuses.

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NTDA 2018 - Trailer/Body Builders
12/6/2018 2:40:34 PM
NTDA 2018    Trailer/Body Builders Colorado Springs, CO. A record 765 attendees here for the 28th Annual National Trailer Dealers Association Convention were treated to The Broadmoor's ...

Ex-LPL Advisor Hit With 20-Year Prison Sentence - Financial Advisor IQ
11/2/2018 3:00:00 AM
Ex-LPL Advisor Hit With 20-Year Prison Sentence    Financial Advisor IQ A former LPL financial advisor has been sentenced to 20 years in prison for diverting client funds for personal use, according to the Colorado Springs Business ...

Application Period Now Open for Second Year of Native American Language-Immersion Grants. Deadline is December 18, 2018 - GlobeNewswire
10/26/2018 3:00:00 AM
Application Period Now Open for Second Year of Native American Language-Immersion Grants. Deadline is December 18, 2018    GlobeNewswire Longmont, Colorado, Oct. 26, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- First Nations Development Institute (First Nations) today launched a request for proposals (RFP) ...

Building for the Future - North Forty News
10/10/2018 2:01:31 PM
Building for the Future    North Forty News Mike Veeman brings the knowledge and experience of a lifetime of animal husbandry to Colorado Livestock Association.

University of Colorado Regent At-Large candidate Q&A - The Denver Post
10/10/2018 3:00:00 AM
University of Colorado Regent At-Large candidate Q&A    The Denver Post The University of Colorado Regent At-Large race features Democrat Lesley Smith, Republican Ken Montera, Unity Party's Christopher E. Otwell and Libertarian ...

LPL reels in $275 million team from Securities America - InvestmentNews
10/9/2018 3:00:00 AM
LPL reels in $275 million team from Securities America    InvestmentNews LPL Financial said on Tuesday that it recently snagged a team of eight advisers based in Colorado with close to $275 million in brokerage and advisory assets ...

Woodbury Financial Adds Two Colorado Advisory Firms with Combined AUA of $378M - PR Newswire
8/8/2018 3:00:00 AM
Woodbury Financial Adds Two Colorado Advisory Firms with Combined AUA of $378M    PR Newswire OAKDALE, Minn., Aug. 8, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Woodbury Financial Services, a financial services firm with more than 1,200 advisors across the country, today ...

Gold's Gym Returns to Loveland, Colorado - Franchising.com
8/8/2018 3:00:00 AM
Gold's Gym Returns to Loveland, Colorado    Franchising.com Gold's Gym is returning to Loveland, Colo., with the power of Bryce Berry, a multi-unit franchise owner backing the purchase and planning extensive remodeling ...

BHP sells Cerro Colorado copper mine in Chile to private equity - Financial Times
6/19/2018 3:00:00 AM
BHP sells Cerro Colorado copper mine in Chile to private equity    Financial Times BHP Billiton has sold its Cerro Colorado copper mine in Chile to private equity group EMR Capital. Under the deal, BHP will receive an initial payment of $230m ...

Tony Roma's® Continues Strong Restaurant Growth in Colorado - Franchising.com
5/22/2018 3:00:00 AM
Tony Roma's® Continues Strong Restaurant Growth in Colorado    Franchising.com Romacorp, Inc., the parent company of Tony Roma's®, announces its newest Denver location opening at the Timbers Denver Hotel on Peoria Street.

Annie's Project gives confidence and knowledge to ag women - Journal Advocate
3/7/2018 3:00:00 AM
Annie's Project gives confidence and knowledge to ag women    Journal Advocate In the past two years Annie's Project has provided women in northeastern Colorado a unique opportunity to gain confidence and knowledge as they take their ...

Chad Graves takes over as CEO of Ent Credit Union - Credit Union Journal
10/2/2017 3:00:00 AM
Chad Graves takes over as CEO of Ent Credit Union    Credit Union Journal Chad Graves, senior vice president of operations and technology for $5 billion Ent Credit Union, Colorado Springs, Colo., took the helm as CEO on Oct. 1, ...

Tech is key to Colorado's well-being program - Employee Benefit News
4/23/2017 3:00:00 AM
Tech is key to Colorado's well-being program    Employee Benefit News For a state whose mission is to become the healthiest in America, it's no surprise that a robust wellness program for state employees would be a priority.

Sturm Financial in Colorado taps president as its next CEO - American Banker
3/9/2017 3:00:00 AM
Sturm Financial in Colorado taps president as its next CEO    American Banker Koger Propst was also named CEO of the company's $2.6 billion-asset ANB Bank.

Colorado Springs defense contractor Vectrus names new CEO - Colorado Springs Gazette
12/6/2016 3:00:00 AM
Colorado Springs defense contractor Vectrus names new CEO    Colorado Springs Gazette Vectrus Inc. named Charles "Chuck" Prow as president and CEO Tuesday after the sudden retirement of Ken Hunzeker, who oversaw the 2014 spinoff of the ...

All in the car-dealer family - Colorado Springs Gazette
7/10/2016 3:00:00 AM
All in the car-dealer family    Colorado Springs Gazette When Mike Faricy and his brother, Joe, started buying what is now Faricy Boys Chrysler Jeep from their parents in 1975, they had no idea the transaction would ...

Tax Credits and Deductions News Items
Supreme Court rejects appeal from marijuana dispensary against IRS - Accounting Today
3/21/2018 3:00:00 AM
Supreme Court rejects appeal from marijuana dispensary against IRS    Accounting Today The Supreme Court declined to hear a case involving a Colorado cannabis business that refused to cooperate with an Internal Revenue *Service* audit and turn ...

Colorado Congressional District 6 Race: Coffman, Carroll And Olsen On The Issues - Colorado Public Radio
10/11/2016 3:00:00 AM
Colorado Congressional District 6 Race: Coffman, Carroll And Olsen On The Issues    Colorado Public Radio See where congressional candidates Republican incumbent Mike Coffman, Democrat Morgan Carroll and Libertarian Norm Olsen stand on a range of issues.

Colorado Congressional District 6 race: Coffman, Romanoff, Swing and Olsen on the issues - Colorado Public Radio
10/23/2014 3:00:00 AM
Colorado Congressional District 6 race: Coffman, Romanoff, Swing and Olsen on the issues    Colorado Public Radio See where congressional candidates Democrat Andrew Romanoff, the Green Party's Gary Swing, Libertarian Norm Olsen, , and Republican Mike Coffman stand ...