Payments in Lieu of Taxes http://wyomingpublicmedia.org en WY's Congressional lawmakers urge feds to fund Payments in Lieu of Taxes program http://wyomingpublicmedia.org/post/wys-congressional-lawmakers-urge-feds-fund-payments-lieu-taxes-program <p>In a letter signed by 16 senators and himself, U.S. Senator Mike Enzi has asked the federal Committee on Appropriations to continue funding the Payments in Lieu of Taxes – or PILT - program. The program contributes money to counties with federal lands within their borders. The payments help make up for what counties lose by not being able to collect taxes on those lands.</p> Tue, 24 Dec 2013 01:58:53 +0000 Irina Zhorov 51737 at http://wyomingpublicmedia.org WY's Congressional lawmakers urge feds to fund Payments in Lieu of Taxes program