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Press Release Feb 2021 Oil & Gas Unpaid Taxes

24 February 2021

Increasing Unpaid Oil & Gas Taxes Causing Many Rural Municipalities to Struggle.

Starland County has recently been notified by the Rural Municipalities of Alberta (RMA) that the unpaid taxes from oil and gas companies in Alberta has reached crises proportions. The latest numbers indicate that Alberta's Rural Municipalities are currently owed nearly $250 million! A break-down of these numbers indicate that the problem is not getting better but is accelerating. For more details please see the full press release at the link below.

Download press release here