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Evolution of Alaska's oil taxes

...disadvantage of the state. In periods of high oil prices, for example, the producers...percent - as oil values rose, driven by high oil prices.Those changes would bring...the industry's "windfall" from high oil prices, it was argued. Later, in...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2014-07-13/evolution-alaskas-oil-taxes
State
Herring search spans millennia

...Hebert. "It's just really hard to comment on."During the reduction fishery, (when herring were harvested for their high oil content), fishermen caught juveniles as well as adults, and the number of fish caught doesn't differentiate between...

http://juneauempire.com/outdoors/2014-07-11/herring-search-spans-millennia
Outdoors
My Turn: The word Parnell refuses to say: 'deficit'

...Bill 21. That legislation capped the Alaska take at high prices so there is no longer a "fill up the saving accounts at high oil prices" option. Parnell eliminated that option.Parnell is also playing an accounting shell game with the PERS/TRS...

http://juneauempire.com/opinion/2014-06-16/word-parnell-refuses-say-deficit
Opinion
My Turn: Economic research shows Alaska is better off under new oil tax

...are in charge of our tax policy. As both Democrats and Republicans acknowledged, ACES took too much of the profit at high oil prices and left Alaska too exposed at lower oil prices. Oil tax reform made Alaska more competitive, which has already...

http://juneauempire.com/opinion/2014-05-05/my-turn-economic-research-shows-alask
Opinion
My Turn: Real facts on oil tax reform

...rationale by carefully comparing the two tax regimes. In particular, with the extreme progressivity of ACES triggered by high oil prices, there was very little upside value to the oil companies to offset the investment risk they must assume in order...

http://juneauempire.com/opinion/2014-05-12/real-facts-oil-tax-reform
Opinion
Gubernatorial candidates spar at forum

...The prior tax system, former Gov. Sarah Palin's Alaska's Clear and Equitable Share, brought in more money at high oil prices. Walker said it may have needed adjustment, but without it, Alaska would be a different place and in debt today...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2014-04-30/gubernatorial-candidates-spar-forum
State
Alaska Editorial: Lawsuit over denied ANWR plan is the right move

...resources of the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge's coastal plain, an area that Congress decades ago recognized as having high oil and gas potential.The governor on March 14 announced that the state has filed suit against the Department of the Interior...

http://juneauempire.com/opinion/2014-03-25/alaska-editorial-lawsuit-over-denied-
Opinion
Alaska Editorial: State makes a point in suing over federal failure to consider oil plan

...resources of the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge's coastal plain, an area that Congress decades ago recognized as having high oil and gas potential.The governor on Friday announced that the state has filed suit against the Department of the Interior...

http://juneauempire.com/opinion/2014-03-19/alaska-editorial-state-makes-point-su
Opinion
Alaska in better shape thanks to oil tax reform

...of production each day without facing economic ruin.While every other oil province has prospered during this era of high oil prices, our failed oil tax policy known as ACES has delivered us billion-dollar deficits. Alaska lost out on the oil...

http://juneauempire.com/opinion/2014-01-22/alaska-better-shape-thanks-oil-tax-re
Opinion
Outside editorial: High oil prices may affect political issues

...fair chance the public will take a myopic view and see only a larger permanent fund check as the principal benefit of high oil prices. Other oil news, however, may raise the status of what so far has been a low-lying fiscal option: changing...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/080304/opi_oilprices.shtml
Opinion

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