carpool http://wamc.org en Gas Tax Down, So Officials Eye Levy on Mileage http://wamc.org/post/gas-tax-down-so-officials-eye-levy-mileage <p></p><p></p><p>More carpooling, fuel economy, hybrids and electric cars may be good for the environment, but they're bad for state and federal transportation funds, which rely on taxes on gasoline and diesel fuel.<br><br>Now some states, including Vermont, are eyeing a "vehicle miles traveled" tax for bridge and road maintenance, where you pay not based on how much fuel you burned, but how far you went. Sat, 19 Jan 2013 04:15:00 +0000 Pat Bradley 56084 at http://wamc.org Gas Tax Down, So Officials Eye Levy on Mileage