ABO commends senate finance committee for approving family and business tax cut certainty act

August 6, 2012 |

In Washington, Mary Rosenthal, executive director of the Algae Biomass Organization, commended the Senate Finance Committee, particularly Chairman Max Baucus (D-MT), Ranking Member Orrin Hatch (R-UT) and Senators Bill Nelson (D-FL) and Jeff Bingaman (D-NM), for the approval of the Family and Business Tax Cut Certainty Act of 2012. The bill extends the existing cellulosic biofuel tax credit to include algae-based biofuels for the first time. “The successful passage of this tax credit in the Senate and House would be a leap forward for our country’s efforts to achieve energy independence, promote jobs, and improve our national security,” says Rosenthal.

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