oil and gas exploration

7:08 am
Fri November 22, 2013

Northern Michigan counties worry about tax exemptions for oil and gas wells

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Change would be retroactive to 2012
Leaders of some of Michigan's poorest counties in the northern Lower Peninsula are alarmed by a bill before the Legislature they say would cost their communities millions in crucial revenue while giving a massive tax break to oil and gas companies. But the companies call it a remedy to an 'administrative error.'