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May 07, 2013

Vineyard Appellation Value Can Prune Tax Bill

Vintners and growers of winegrapes often emphasize the value of vineyard terroir, a French term for the contributions of the distinctiveness of a certain location in wine quality. Yet what's not often realized is what boosts the prestige of vineyards in one area over those in another also can be a big bonus in tax savings.

An American Viticultural Area, or AVA, is a grape-growing region distinguishable by geographic features and defined by the federal Alcohol and Tobacco Tax and Trade Bureau. Appellations are of county, state or nation size…

North Bay Business Journal (April 22,2013)
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