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Long-Term Growth of Severance Tax Unlikely

February 14, 2012

The State Journal — According to an analysis by the West Virginia Center on Budget and Policy, West Virginia’s severance tax collections comprised about 11.1 percent of the state’s general revenue budget. As a share of state revenue, West Virginia ranks 7th in the nation for dependence on severance tax collections. Read