A Review of 2015 Energy Tax Developments

The Bloomberg BNA Tax Management Weekly State Tax Report filters through current state developments and analyzes those critical to multistate tax planning.

Technological advances and other changes in the energy industry have prompted a closer examination into energy tax policies, as the industry expands from a base in fossil fuels to include renewable energy sources. In this article, Bloomberg BNA's Annabelle Gibson builds on her August article and provides a review of some of the significant energy tax developments that have occurred in 2015, focusing on federal legislative proposals regarding tax credits and incentives for particular energy industry sectors, noteworthy state severance tax issues, fuel tax issues, and federal regulatory guidance proposals, among other things.