Louisiana expects a two-month tax amnesty period to bring in at least $150 million, Revenue Secretary Cynthia Bridges said at the Press Club of Baton Rouge this week, with most of it going to coastal restoration projects.

The program applies to taxes due between July 1, 2001, and Dec. 31, 2008. If the taxes are paid in full, the state will waive all penalties and half of the interest.

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