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Study Suggests Putting Severance Taxes Into Trust Funds

July 29, 2012

The Charleston Gazette — “West Virginia and other mineral-rich Appalachian states would be smart to follow the lead of Western energy states that had the foresight to create a permanent severance tax trust fund, or a Future Fund,” said Ted Boettner executive director of the West Virginia Center on Budget and Policy. Read