Saving Farmers from the Death Tax in the 9th District

The family farmer in the 9th district is the backbone of North Carolina agriculture and agriculture is the biggest employer in the 9th district. Many of the people of the 9th district live on family farms that have been in the family for generations. (My family has a small farm that has been in the family for over a hundred years.)  But for a long time the “death tax” would keep some farmers from passing their farms to their children because they could not pay the tax and would have to sell the farm to pay the tax!

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