OH Legislators Will Miss Promised Oct 1 Frack Tax Deadline

past dueLast week MDN told you that Ohio’s RINO legislators continue to work on raising the Utica Shale severance tax in the state “behind closed doors” (see Ohio Legislators Continue Dalliance with Kasich Severance Tax). Those same legislators had previously said that a “study committee” working on a compromise proposal would have that proposal done by October 1. They’re now saying they won’t meet that deadline. We suppose any deadline on raising taxes that slips is good–but the fact remains they’re still hard at work trying to raise taxes on an industry reeling from low prices and laying down rigs left and right. An update on the latest coming from the frack tax hacks…

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