Thomas Hefty

Thomas Hefty

McDermott Will & Emery

Contact  |  View Bio  |  RSS

Latest Publications


California Issues Guidance on Nonprofit Property Owners Hosting Solar

The California Board of Equalization in December 2013 issued guidance to advise nonprofit real-estate owners of the property tax consequences of hosting on their tax exempt properties solar generating equipment owned by...more

1/21/2014 - Non-Profits Property Owners Property Tax Solar Energy

Illinois Releases Proposed Hydraulic Fracturing Regulations

Nearly six months after passage of the much touted Illinois Hydraulic Fracturing Regulation Act (225 ILCS 732/1-1 et seq.) (the Act), the Illinois Department of Natural Resources (IDNR) issued proposed regulations...more

11/22/2013 - Fracking Natural Resources Oil & Gas

Illinois’ Hydraulic Fracturing Tax Act

Prior to the Hydraulic Fracturing Tax Act, Illinois was one of the few drilling states not to impose any severance or gross production taxes on the extraction of its minerals. For oil and gas removed on or after July 1,...more

7/26/2013 - Corporate Taxes Fracking Natural Gas Natural Resources Oil & Gas Resource Extraction

Illinois Set to Regulate Shale Oil and Gas

On June 17, 2013, Illinois P.A. 98-0022 (the Act), consisting of the Hydraulic Fracturing Regulatory Act (225 ILCS 732/1-1 et seq. (2013)) (HFRA) and the Illinois Hydraulic Fracturing Tax Act (35 ILCS 450/2-5 et seq. (2013))...more

7/24/2013 - Environmental Claims Fracking Natural Resources Oil & Gas Proposed Regulation Resource Extraction Shale Gas

4 Results
View per page
Page: of 1