Gas Utility Pipeline Tax (Texas)

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Last modified on February 12, 2015.

EZFeed Policy

Place Texas

Applies to States or Provinces Texas
Name Gas Utility Pipeline Tax (Texas)
Policy Category Other Policy
Policy Type Fees
Affected Technologies Natural Gas
Active Policy Yes
Implementing Sector State/Province

Program Administrator Texas Railroad Commission
Primary Website

Last Review 2014-08-13
Last Substantive Modification
to Summary
Information Source


All gas utilities, including any entity that owns, manages, operates, leases, or controls a pipeline for the purpose of transporting natural gas in the state for sale or compensation, as well as any entity that produces or purchases natural gas, are required to pay a pipeline tax at the rate of one-half of one percent of the gross income of the gas utility.

Policy Contact

Contact Name Irma Brower
Department Railroad Commission of Texas
Division Gas Services Division - Utility Audit Section
Address 1701 N. Congress
Address 2 P.O. Box 12967
Place Austin, Texas
Zip/Postal Code 78711-2967
Phone (512) 463-7022


Authorities (Please contact the if there are any file problems.)

Authority 1: Tex. Util. Code 122