Agricultural Forest Classification - Roads and Similar Issues

  1. Do parcels separated only by a road remain contiguous to each other?

  2. Does "road" as a boundary mean only federal, state, county, or town roads? Do private roads qualify as roads?

  3. Is a driveway used for a residence and farm buildings considered a road?

  4. Does railroad property owned by a railroad company, or railroad property containing a right-of-way, get treated in the same manner as roads?

  5. Are parcels owned by the same owner and separated by a municipal or county boundary considered contiguous?


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MS 6-97
WISCONSIN DEPARTMENT OF REVENUE
Division of State and Local Finance
Equalization Bureau
PO Box 8971
Madison, WI 53708-8971
Fax: (608) 264-6897