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US Senate Finance Committee Investigates Syndicated Conservation Projects

Good News: US Senate Finance Committee joins the IRS and US Department of Justice in investigating syndication and abuse of conservation transactions. Thanks to Sen. Daines for legislative help. From the Land Trust Alliance: “Only a handful of the more than 2,000 conservation easements completed annually are the work of bad actors abusing the system. But these actors must be stopped.” Investigated, penalized and stopped.

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