Bipartisan Senators Join Green Energy Tax Plan

Law360, New York (November 12, 2013, 6:38 PM EST) -- U.S. Sens. Mary Landrieu, D-La., and Susan Collins, R-Maine, are backing a bill that would allow renewable energy projects to be structured as master limited partnerships, which are taxed as partnerships but have publicly traded ownership interests, bill sponsor Sen. Chris Coons, D-Del., said Tuesday.

Landrieu and Collins have joined a strong bipartisan roster of lawmakers, including Sens. Jerry Moran, R-Kan.; Debbie Stabenow, D-Mich.; and Lisa Murkowski, R-Alaska, who are championing the Master Limited Partnerships Parity Act, which would allow renewable energy projects to have the same MLP...
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