Taxes

The oil industry says it might support a carbon tax – here's why that could be good for producers and the public alike

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The oil industry's lobbying arm, the American Petroleum Institute, suggested in a new draft statement that it might support Congress putting a price on carbon emissions to combat climate change.

Oklahoma works to shore up unemployment fund to avoid automatic business tax increase

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Oklahoma is working to ensure its Unemployment Insurance (UI) Trust Fund stays over a certain threshold to avoid tax increases on businesses after jobless claims surged throughout the state, creating payouts in 2020 that were more than the previous 10 years combined.

Governor Polis calls for ‘substantial and comprehensive tax relief’

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(The Center Square) - Colorado Gov. Jared Polis delivered his third State of the State address Wednesday, highlighting the state's efforts to provide pandemic relief and laying out a roadmap to economic recovery that includes more tax relief.

Polis' speech was delayed along with the 2021 legislative session, which initially lasted for three days in January before it temporarily adjourned until Tuesday, when the General Assembly reconvened.