Friday, August 31, 2007

Illinois Man Fined Thousands And Threatened With Felony Prosecution For Using Untaxed Biodiesel

David Wetzel, a 79 yr old retired chemist from Decatur IL had been using recycled vegetable oil in his 1985 Volkswagen Golf diesel car for 7 years. Illinois revenue agents are demanding tax payments. It has escalated to a state senator proposing legislation to allow individuals to use biofuels.

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