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Sales Tax Exemption Industrial And Manufacturing Energy Use

Concerning modifications to the sales tax exemption for certain energy uses.
2020 Regular Session
Fiscal Policy & Taxes
Bill Summary

Tax Expenditure Evaluation Interim Study Committee. Under current law, the sales tax exemption for energy use exempts the sale and purchase of electricity, gas, fuel oil, steam, coal, coke, or nuclear fuel used in processing, manufacturing, mining, refining, irrigation, construction, telegraph, telephone, and radio communication, street and railroad transportation services, and all industrial uses, and newsprint and printer's ink used by newspaper publisher and commercial printers from state sales tax. The bill modifies this sales exemption to only apply when the energy is used by a metered machine.
(Note: This summary applies to this bill as introduced.)




Bill Text


Sponsor Type Legislators
Prime Sponsor

Rep. A. Benavidez, Rep. M. Snyder
Sen. L. Court, Sen. J. Tate


Sen. D. Moreno


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