PA House Panel Rebrands Marcellus ‘Impact Fee,’ Now Calling It Severance Tax

Sep 12, 2017

What’s in a name? A lot, apparently, when it comes to Pennsylvania’s natural gas industry. A state House committee voted along party lines Monday, to rebrand the impact fee levied on the state’s Marcellus Shale drillers, calling it a severance tax instead. 

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