Opponents of the estate tax have portrayed farmers as being hurt the most by the estate tax, causing them to lose their family farms. In reality:
a. this is true; most small family farms have now been lost to large corporations.
b. this is true; most small family farms have been lost to the government.
c. this is not true; the majority of family farms are far below the estate tax threshold and are not affected by the tax.
d. this is true for small farms only, not large farms valued over $500,000.