Utah – Supreme Court Issues a Ruling Regarding Wells Drilled After 1989

1/23/2013 SALT Report 2075 – The Utah Supreme Court issued a ruling regarding the six month exemption from the oil and production tax as it applies to wells drilled after 1989. Section 59-5-102 of the Utah Code imposes tax on oil or gas produced f… Continue reading Utah – Supreme Court Issues a Ruling Regarding Wells Drilled After 1989

Michigan – Decrease in Prepaid Gasoline Sales Tax Rate

1/23/2012 SALT Report 2074 – The Michigan General Sales Tax Act requires that at the time of purchase or shipment from a refiner, pipeline terminal operator, or marine terminal operator, the purchaser or receiver of gasoline is required to prepay … Continue reading Michigan – Decrease in Prepaid Gasoline Sales Tax Rate

California – Bill to Provide Grants for Renewable Energy and Biofuel Research Programs

1/23/2013 SALT Report 2073– The California General Assembly introduced a bill that provides grants for research and development projects that lead to the develop of the Salton Sea’s natural resources. Specifically, the bill provides grants to elig… Continue reading California – Bill to Provide Grants for Renewable Energy and Biofuel Research Programs

Hawaii – Proposed Amendments to Exemption for Scientific Contracts

1/23/2013 SALT Report 2071 – The Hawaii State Legislature introduced a bill that limits the scope of the general excise tax exemption for scientific research contracts with the United States. The amendments are as follows: Hawaii Revised Statutes … Continue reading Hawaii – Proposed Amendments to Exemption for Scientific Contracts