Ad valorem taxes discussed by commissioners
Transition to monthly collection causing confusion for county treasurers
June 2, 2021
Newly passed legislation appears to be causing headaches for county treasurers throughout Wyoming before it has even taken effect. Senate File 60, which was introduced and passed during the 2021 General Session, is supposed to provide a process for monthly ad valorem taxation of mineral production instead of biannual payments.
During the May 18 meeting of the Board of Carbon County Commissioners (BOCCC), County Treasurer Patty Bentsen requested a letter of support from the commissioners to delay the implementation of the monthly payment process. According to Senate File 60, 50 percent of pr...