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My Turn: Vote 'Yes' to restore Alaska as an owner state

...this regard, I was recently surprised to find myself grateful for reading what she had to say. The topic was oil and gas taxes in Alaska. As you may recall, Palin, riding a wave of corruption clean-up, came in to office to overhaul Alaska's...
My Turn: Treadwell's national sales tax pitch wrong for Alaska in urban areas will pay at least $1.20 more per gallon. The national tax would be applied on top of existing gas taxes. The national sales tax would apply to new car purchases as well. Let's say you're considering buying a new, relatively...
Senators propose 12-cent gas tax increase

...a gas tax increase or some other revenue-raising scheme until after the midterm elections in November.Revenue from gas taxes and other transportation user fees hasn't kept pace with promised federal transportation aid promised to states. People...
Film, oil and gas taxes mashed into single bill

...request could postpone the governor's approval of Ellis' film incentives as the Legislature discusses the oil and natural gas taxes now attached.Introduced in January 2011, Senate Bill 23 passed the Senate early in the second session of the 27th Legislature...
Senate passes oil and gas tax bill remove the link between oil and gas taxes, a measure which once threatened...that the linkage between oil and gas taxes could, under certain circumstances...wind up not only eliminating all gas taxes, but also end up giving back taxes...
Gov. Parnell vetoes gas tax bill

Gov. Sean Parnell has vetoed a bill changing oil and gas taxes that some legislators saw as an attack on the Alaska Gasline...Senate Bill 305, which would have "decoupled" oil and gas taxes from each other, would be an "overall tax increase...
Think hard about a gas tax increase

...tables. Raise the price and something has to give. I'm formerly from Washington state, which has one of the highest gas taxes in the nation. We all remember the summer when gas topped $4 per gallon. When this hit, the impact was profound as...
Oil and gas taxes charged by states

? Alaska, 25 percent-50 percent petroleum profits tax, depending on net value of oil and gas. ? Colorado, 2 percent-5 percent severance tax based on gross income. ? Kansas, 8 percent of gross value, less 3.67 percent property tax credit.
Parnell: Gasline benchmark achievable

...they met the targets he set, the state could look at gas taxes this year. The producers, BP PLC, ConocoPhillips and...Corp., have pushed for greater certainty on oil and gas taxes in order to move ahead.He said gas tax rates can still...
Parnell proposing new oil tax revamp

...Revenue and Natural Resources also were involved.Some lawmakers have introduced bills of their own to address oil and gas taxes and tax credits. Rep. Les Gara, D-Anchorage, said House Democrats also plan to introduce a bill to address production...


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