What's New for Petroleum Tax
Petroleum Tank Cleanup Fee for December 2020-March 2021
The Minnesota Petrofund Board notified the Minnesota Department of Revenue that we must collect the Petroleum Tank Cleanup Fee for December 2020, and January, February, and March 2021.
Please include the $.02 per gallon fee when you file these four returns.
When do we collect the Petroleum Tank Cleanup Fee?
We are required to collect the fee when the Petrofund drops below $4 million. The fund helps pay for the prevention and cleanup of leaks from petroleum storage tanks.
- For the Cleanup Fee, contact our Petroleum Tax Unit at 651-296-0889 or email@example.com.
- For the Petrofund, contact the Petrofund Board at 651-539-1515 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Petroleum Debt Service Surcharge Rate
The Petroleum Debt Service Surcharge Rate will remain at $0.035 per gallon for July 1, 2020-June 30, 2021.
State law requires the Minnesota Department of Revenue to publish the surcharge rate each year. See Minnesota Statute 296A.083, subdivision 3(a).
For more information, see Fuel Excise Tax Rates and Fees.