2011 Wyoming Statutes
TITLE 39 - TAXATION AND REVENUE
CHAPTER 14 - MINE PRODUCT TAXES ARTICLE 1 COAL
39-14-204. Tax rate.


WY Stat § 39-14-204 (1997 through Reg Sess) What's This?

(a) Except as otherwise provided by this section and W.S. 39-14-205, the total severance tax on crude oil, lease condensate or natural gas shall be six percent (6%), comprising one and one-half percent (1.5%) imposed by the Wyoming constitution article 15, section 19 and the remaining amount imposed by Wyoming statute. The tax shall be distributed as provided in W.S. 39-14-211 and is imposed as follows:

(i) One and one-half percent (1.5%); plus

(ii) One-half percent (.5%); plus

(iii) Two percent (2%), except for the period January 1, 1999 through December 31, 1999, the rate for crude oil production under this paragraph shall be one percent (1%). If the average monthly price received by Wyoming crude oil producers as determined by the department of revenue equals or exceeds twenty dollars ($20.00) per barrel for three (3) consecutive months, the reduced tax rate of one percent (1%) specified in this paragraph for the period of January 1, 1999 through December 31, 1999 shall terminate; plus

(iv) Two percent (2%), except for the period January 1, 1999 through December 31, 1999, the rate for crude oil production under this paragraph shall be one percent (1%). If the average monthly price received by Wyoming crude oil producers as determined by the department of revenue equals or exceeds twenty dollars ($20.00) per barrel for three (3) consecutive months, the reduced tax rate of one percent (1%) specified in this paragraph for the period of January 1, 1999 through December 31, 1999 shall terminate.

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