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My Turn: Real facts on oil tax reform

...2013, the legislature passed SB21. After its passage, the Department of Revenue predicted a $2 billion reduction in state oil revenues for 2014. Critics of SB21 called it a "$2 billion giveaway." Signatures were gathered for a referendum...

http://juneauempire.com/opinion/2014-05-12/real-facts-oil-tax-reform
Opinion
Higher oil prices could help fiscal gap a little

...revenues by developing resources. He also has promised to evaluate the benefits of a oil price protection program to lock in state oil revenues while prices are high. Joanna Markell can be reached at joannam@juneauempire.com .

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/112602/sta_fiscalgap.shtml
News
My Turn: Alaska is losing $400 per minute

...and own a similar share of the pipeline. This revenue hemorrhage stems from the difference between the tariffs for in-state oil, set by the Regulatory Commission of Alaska (about 11 percent of pipeline oil) and the much higher tariff the oil...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/053007/opi_20070530010.shtml
Opinion
Juneau's sales tax revenues plummet

...concern about large budget gaps past 2012, given the city's "heavy reliance" on state funds and a projected decline in state oil production. "We're going to get swept up in some forces beyond our local control," he said. "We're going to...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/120309/loc_531557221.shtml
BP says deal is reached

...leave the merged company with majority ownership. And the company would part with at least 400,000 undeveloped acres in state oil leases and 220,000 acres in the National Petroleum Reserve-Alaska, and make North Slope natural gas available to...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/110799/Loc_bp.html
Local
Rep. Austerman: 'Worst thing' state did was scrap income tax

...proceeds of the state's oil investment fund. The income tax is being mentioned amid forecasts of continued declines in state oil production. Oil has been a lifeblood here; growing oil revenues were key to the individual income tax being repealed...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/033010/sta_598182268.shtml
News
Tax dispute ruling could loom large in state oil tax debate

JUNEAU - The trans-Alaska oil pipeline could have several years of life left or several decades, according to the political debate surrounding lowering production taxes on oil companies.

http://juneauempire.com/state/2012-01-09/tax-dispute-ruling-could-loom-large-sta
State
Alaska oil royalties likely on hold with appeal

...set level, the state wouldn't object. But Tesoro, which owns a Kenai refinery, successfully challenged rates on in-state oil before the Regulatory Commission of Alaska. The RCA ruled that carriers could assess only tariffs that recoup the...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/062809/sta_455646524.shtml
Murkowski, Ulmer debate fiscal gap

...questions in the studio debate observed Murkowski's recent fiscal policy speech called for 3 percent annual growth in state oil and gas revenues through 2005. With state revenues from the industry at $1.1 billion, that would amount to $33...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/102302/sta_legdebate.shtml
News
State lawmaker criticizes Palin's role in fundraiser

...com/voxbox/. Therriault and most of his minority supported Palin in November to push through a major increase in state oil taxes over Green's objection. But he said the criticism about Palin's role in the fundraiser is unwarranted...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/011008/sta_20080110006.shtml
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