Severance Tax Could Result in New Burden for Pennsylvania

February 23, 2017

How does the natural gas industry support working families and give back to Pennsylvania communities?

For the third year in a row, Pennsylvania Governor Tom Wolf is proposing a special tax on shale gas production. This severance tax would impose a huge new burden on energy development in Pennsylvania, threatening the jobs of energy workers. Are you worried about industry jobs leaving Pennsylvania under a severance tax? What benefits have you seen in your communities thanks to shale gas production?