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Managed Forest Land (MFL) is taxed differently than real property which is calculated as (assessed value x net tax rate)
Acreage Share Tax is derived by taking the # of acres x MFL Rate for Open or Closed.
The MFL Acreage Rate is updated every 5 years by DOR.
A cutting permit needs to be filed with the County Clerk once the property is checked by the County Treasurer for delinquent taxes.
Notice of Timber Cutting Permit email permit to Co Clerk email
DNR MFL Managed Forest land enrollment, application, withdrawal and change of ownership
MFL Changes Signed into Law Feb 2016
MFL Withdrawal Tax is calculated per WI Stats 77.88(5): (assessed value x net property tax rate x 10 yrs = withdrawal tax)
Under state law, DOR calculates MFL acreage rates (sec. 77.84(2)(c) & (cm) Wis Stats)
Under state law, DOR calculates PFC rates (sec. 77.04(2), Wis Stats.)