Comprehensive Resource for Oil and Gas Production Taxes
The COPAS Tax Severance Guide is an indispensable yearly subscription resource for professionals in the oil and gas industry. Crafted by the Revenue Standing Committee of the Council of Petroleum Accountants Societies, this guide serves as a day-to-day reference for understanding and managing taxes on oil and gas production across the United States.
- Detailed State-by-State Analysis: Coverage of severance tax provisions in every state, including tax rates, exemptions, definitions, and responsibilities for payments and reports.
- Diverse Tax Categories: Information on various tax types such as production, severance, conservation, and privilege taxes.
- Governmental Entity Identification: Assists in identifying relevant administrative agencies and tax entities.
- Regular Updates: Periodic updates to reflect changes in tax laws, ensuring the guide remains current and accurate.
- Form Lists: Comprehensive lists of required forms for each state.
This guide is a critical tool for accounting and tax departments in the oil and gas sector, enhancing efficiency and productivity in tax planning and operations. It consolidates a wealth of information sourced from governmental entities and publications into a single, accessible format.