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Company: Amerada Hess
Current Parent CompanyHess Corp.
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Penalty: $4,360,000
Year: 2000
Date: July 25, 2000
Offense Group: financial offenses
Primary Offense: tax violations
Violation Description: Five oil producers -- Conoco, Unocal, Amerada Hess, Energen and Shell -- agreed to pay a total of $21.8 million in settlement of claims they had underpaid severance taxes owed to the state for oil production. The announcement did not specify how much each company would pay. Here we assume the amount was divided evenly among them.
Level of Government: state
Action Type: agency action
Agency: Louisiana Attorney General
Civil or Criminal Case: civil
Facility State: Louisiana
HQ Country of Current Parent: USA
HQ State of Current Parent: New York
Ownership Structure of Current Parent: publicly traded
Major Industry of Current Parent: oil and gas
Specific Industry of Current Parent: oil & gas
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