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Higher PILT Payments for Western Counties

Jun 14, 2012
Fish Springs National Wildlife Refuge
Dan Bammes

Counties across Utah are getting more than $36 million from the federal government this year under the Payment In Lieu of Taxes, or PILT program.  The money is meant to help counties provide services such as search and rescue and firefighting in areas where there's a lot of federal land.