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Ferrellgas Partners, LP v. Director, Division of Taxation of New Jersey

Pending petition
Docket No. Op. Below Argument Opinion Vote Author Term
21-641 N.J. Super. TBD TBD TBD TBD TBD

Issue: Whether a levy that raises revenue for a state’s general fund, and that is not restricted to the in-state activities of the levy-payor, may be characterized as a locally focused regulatory fee, and thus be imposed without regard to whether it is internally consistent.

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DateProceedings and Orders (key to color coding)
Oct 28 2021Petition for a writ of certiorari filed. (Response due December 2, 2021)
Nov 16 2021Blanket Consent filed by Petitioner, Ferrellgas Partners, L.P.
Dec 01 2021Waiver of right of respondent Director, Division of Taxation to respond filed.
Dec 01 2021Brief amicus curiae of The Institute for Professionals in Taxation filed.
Dec 02 2021Brief amici curiae of The Arkansas State Chamber of Commerce, et al., filed.
Dec 02 2021Amicus brief of Energy Infrastructure Council submitted.
Dec 02 2021Amicus brief of Council On State Taxation submitted.