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July 10, 2014 3:56 PM

Don Eddlemon: Gas taxes already near $1

As a retired gasman I would like to remind you about gas taxes: Federal excise tax, 18.4 cents per gallon. State excise tax, 39.5 cents per gallon. Sales tax at $4 a gallon, 36.6 cents per gallon. This is what we now pay in taxes per gallon: 94.5 cents.

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