Texas Oil and Natural Gas Industry Paid More than $14 Billion in Taxes and Royalties in 2018, Up 27% from 2017

2-13-2019

Staples: As TXOGA Turns 100, Taxes and Royalties from Oil and Natural Gas Hit $133 Billion – Just Since 2007

AUSTIN – According to just-released data from the Texas Oil & Gas Association (TXOGA), the Texas oil and natural gas industry paid more than $14 billion in state and local taxes and state royalties in fiscal year 2018, up 27 percent from fiscal year 2017 and the second-highest total in Texas history….

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TXOGA on Governor Abbott’s State of the State Address

2-5-2019

Governor praises oil and natural gas industry for positive impact on economy, national security and environmental advancements

 

AUSTIN – The following can be attributed to Todd Staples, president of the Texas Oil & Gas Association:

“As the Governor pointed out, Texas is number one in the nation for oil and natural gas production, and the Texas oil and natural gas industry is responsible for helping the United States achieve something that for decades has seemed unattainable – energy independence….

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TXOGA Celebrates 100 Years of Texas Oil and Natural Gas

1-31-2019

TXOGA’s year-long Centennial Celebration will highlight this dynamic industry that is founded in ingenuity and fueled by innovation

 

AUSTIN – The following statement can be attributed to Todd Staples, President of the Texas Oil & Gas Association:

 

You’d be hard-pressed to find a story more dynamic, inspirational and impressive than the story of the Texas oil and natural gas industry over the past 100 years….

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