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By Valerie Volcovici WASHINGTON - As some Native American tribes renew their push for more control over the natural resources on their lands, they will also urge Congress and President Donald Trump to prohibit state taxation of energy and resource development on reservations. States are generally prohibited from taxing Indians on reservations, but they are allowed to tax non-Indian companies extracting resources from tribal lands. Additional state taxes drives away company investment and economic development, tribal leaders told Reuters.

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