Marion County Judge Rules That Oregon Department of Energy Improperly Collected Tax

Ruling could return millions of dollars to nine public utilities.

A Marion County Circuit Court judge on Wednesday potentially blew a hole in the budget of the embattled Oregon Department of Energy.

Judge Tracy Prall ruled that the agency improperly collected millions of dollars from a group of nine public utilities and said ODOE must give the money back.

Source: Marion County Judge Rules That Oregon Department of Energy Improperly Collected Tax – Willamette Week