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W.Va. Legislative Committee learns state’s revenue growth for FY 2022 was more than $1.07 billion

Of revenue generated from severance tax, 48% was from natural gas and 35% was from coal

By Autumn Shelton, West Virginia Press Association

CHARLESTON, W.Va. – “I’ve probably got the best time to be Secretary of Revenue in the history of the state ... Things went remarkably well in fiscal year 2022.” 

That was the message from Dave Hardy, cabinet secretary for the WV . . .