US Soda ash royalty rates unchanged by spending bill
Published: Thursday, 17 December 2015
Despite efforts by politicians to cut the tax on the mineral, there was no reduction made to soda ash royalties in the House’s omnibus spending bill.
An omnibus spending bill published by the
US House of Representatives this week did not include a
lowering of federal royalty rates on the production of soda
Rep. Paul Cook, a Republican congressman for California, the
prime sponsor of the American Soda Ash Competitiveness Act in
the House had hoped to...