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Brine Shrimp Royalty

Filing frequency: Annual; the report is filed with Utah Department of Natural Resources
Filing due: February 15 
Payment frequency: Annual 
Payment due: April 30 
Statutes: §59-23 
Revenue: Used for Species Protection Fund

Brine shrimp egg harvesters must pay a royalty fee imposed on the total pounds of unprocessed brine shrimp eggs harvested.

The harvest is overseen by the Utah Department of Natural Resources (DNR). DNR calculates the royalty due, but the Tax Commission bills and collects.