Alabama - SB 244 - 2017

Relating to forest products severance tax; to amend sections 9-13-80, 9-13-81, 9-13-82, 9-13-84, 9-13-85, 9-13-86, 9-13-87, 9-13-88, 6-13-93, 9-13-103, 9-13-104, and 9-13-108, Code of Alabama 1975; to update definitions, to further define the types of forest products subject to the severance tax, and to streamline language to provide dual options for taxpayers to calculate severance taxes on all forest products; eliminate double taxation of any forest product and the levy of the manufacturers taxation of out of state companies; and clarify that timber or manufacturing byproducts used as fuel are not taxed.

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Added On: 02-24-2017
Updated On: 05-23-2017
Status: Introduced
Primary Sponsor: Greg Albritton (Senate/Republican)

Actions (4)

  • 02-23-2017 - Read for the first time and referred to the Senate committee on Agriculture, Conservation, and Forestry
  • 03-09-2017 - Read for the second time and placed on the calendar with 1 substitute and
  • 03-09-2017 - Pending third reading on day 11 Favorable from Agriculture, Conservation, and Forestry with 1 substitute
  • 05-17-2017 - Indefinitely Postponed

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