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High Court Takes Up Native American Tax Case

WASHINGTON (CN) – The state of Washington will head to the U.S. Supreme Court next term for the right to tax a fuel distributor owned by a Native American tribe.

As noted in the state’s petition for certiorari, Cougar Den is owned by the Yakama Indian Nation but imports millions of gallons of fuel into Washington every year for sale to the general public.


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