STATE AND LOCAL TAXES MINOR FACTORS FOR E&P LOCATIONS

Allan G. Pulsipher Louisiana State University Baton Rouge, La. In the main oil and gas producing states of the U.S., contrary to common perception, differences are small in the state and local tax bills on exploration and production (E&P) operations. Therefore it is unlikely that competition for exploration and investment, such as between Louisiana and Texas, depends on these taxes. It is likely that price and geological considerations dominate the selection of E&P locations. The common

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