Oil Spill Response Fee - As of June 30, 2011

Year Started
1991
What is Taxed?
Petroleum products received at marine terminals, moved through pipelines in marine waters, or received at refineries in California
Who Pays?
Owners of petroleum products received at marine terminals, marine pipeline operators, oil refineries.
Number of Registrants
29
Tax Rate
$0.25 per barrel
10-11 Revenues
No fees collected in 2010-11; $50 million Oil Spill Response Trust Fund is at maximum
Revenue Change from 09-10
N/A
Fund Allocation
Oil Spill Response Trust Fund - pays for response to and cleanup of marine oil spills; related wildlife care; spill-related damages

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