When an advisory committee of the SEC voted recently to phase out special accounting treatment for various industries, it signaled the end may be near for power plant depreciation deferral...
Tax Burdens and Barriers
Where tax rates are too high, grid investments suffer.
James M., “Paradox of Thrift: Economic Barriers Complicate T&D Modernization,” Public Utilities Fortnightly , July 2009, pp. 10-15.
2. Minnesota House of Representatives Research Department, “Primer on Minnesota’s Property Taxation of Electric Utilities,” October 2006, p. 7.
3. New York Office of Real Property Services, “Survey of Railroad and Utility Taxation Practices Among the States,” 2005 Update .