Stimulus Package Provides Potential Tax Savings For Miners
April 2009 by Mark E. BattersbyThe American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009, a nearly $800 billion stimulus package, includes nearly $300 billion in potential tax savings. Every prospector, miner and mining operator can share in over $75 billion in tax benefits for 2009 and 2010.
...this time, instead of swarming over streams and gravel beds teasing out flakes of the precious metal, miners may have found the fabled and elusive mother lode.
It took two days to determine the best of the best, and it was a fight to the end.
Q: Are there any mills that handle VMS ore?
Midway into my first tank of gas I was beginning to see color in my sluicebox. Needless to say, I was excited.
Q: How do metal detectors work around precious metal ore bodies?
Idaho is situated in the Rocky Mountains except for the southern third, which encompasses the Snake River Plain and desert mountains to the south. Elevations range up to 12,662 feet at Mt. Borah, with annual precipitation varying from 8 inches in the south to over 60 inches in the central mountains.
The Gold Rush in California called hundreds of thousands of souls to leave their homes to journey to the the far reaches of the West. At first the rich goldfields of the Sierra Nevada beckoned to these adventurous pioneers.
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