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Lawmaker Debate Mining Tax Cap

Consequences of removing constitutional tax measures for the mining industry was the focus of lengthy debate before an Assembly panel, with the mining industry saying it would reduce their tax burden and legislative lawyers saying otherwise.


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Mining Tax Repeal Moves To Senate

A senate committee unanimously approved a proposed constitutional amendment to repeal tax protections for the mining industry.


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Lawmakers To Hear Margins Tax Discussion

The Assembly and Senate taxation committee will hold a joint hearing on the margins tax proposal Tuesday.


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Nevada Legislators Seek Mining Tax Reform

Republican leadership in the Nevada Senate wants to reform the state’s mining tax laws as an alternative to the teachers’ tax initiative that will appear on the 2014 ballot.


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More Mining Jobs Projected

One of the Silver State’s biggest industries is on the move.

CBS Las Vegas–02/13/2012


Emergency Meeting To Discuss Mining Industry

The Nevada Tax Commission will hold an emergency meeting to discuss the lack of audits conducted of mining companies in the state. Gov. Brian Sandoval called for the meeting after the former Nevada Department of […]

CBS Las Vegas–03/21/2011


Mining Proposal Could Spark New Debate

President Obama’s proposed budget could mean higher taxes for Nevada’s mining industry.

CBS Las Vegas–02/15/2011

KXNT Morning News: Inside The Nevada Mining Industry

All of the 33 miners in Chile have been rescued. Nevada has a strong mining population and many are asking, how safe are the state’s mines?