OFS Affiliate Head of Commision on Taxation of Aquaculture Companies
OFS affiliate Karen Helene Ulltveit-Moe has lead a public committee that have looked at taxation of aquaculture. Former OFS director Vidar Christiansen also sat on the committee. The report was submitted on the 4th of November.
Their mandate was to investigate how the tax system should be devised to make sure that the public gets its share of the natural resource rent, while at the same time giving incentives for profitable investments. In the report the committee suggests to introduce a natural resource tax for aquaculture companies.
For the press release, press conference, and the report visit the website of the Norwegian Government:
Press conference: [link] (in Norwegian)
Press release: [link] (in Norwegian)
Report: [link] (in Norwegian)