Landowners already pay taxes on oil profits
May 5, 2013 at 12:05 a.m.
Editor, the Advocate:
To the folks who think the landowners should pay for the road repairs caused by the oil trucks: Hello! The landowners do pay a little thing called taxes on all that money "they didn't earn." The landowners had to buy that land and mineral rights to begin with, so they did earn it.
Alan Gabbert, Victoria