Refine Search

Lawmakers fear state will pay oil-tax reform bill that passed the Alaska House on Sunday, said Pedro Van Meurs, the administration's leading consultant on oil and gas issues. Under the proposed restructuring of oil tax rates, the state stands to earn $2.7 billion...
My Turn: Alaska is losing $400 per minute

...the Department of Law and its consultants. The law firm of Morrison and Foerster was the Department of Law's leading consultant in that case and has been the state's principal pipeline tariff aide ever since. According to the Alaska Budget...
Lawmakers expect longer session as oil tax, pipeline contract loom

...Weeks of public comments and expert testimonies will be taken, he added. So far this session, the governor's leading consultant on oil and gas issues, Pedro van Meurs, gave two presentations on a new tax system that would increase the amount...
'Hope out there in the world'

...charitable giving had to be down by a great percentage in 2009," said Nancy Raybin, chair of Giving Institute: Leading Consultants to Non-Profits, in a press release. "Anecdotally, our experts across the country heard that strong giving...
Expert: Proposed tax rate behind times

...billion more annually than does the current system. It asks for a tax rate of 20 percent, while Murkowski's leading consultant recommended a rate of 25 percent and other lawmakers are pushing for 30 percent. The difference between the percentages...
The failure of the 401(k)

...increasingly like the sort of bait-and-switch con relished by the Bernie Madoffs of the world. As Robyn Credico, a leading consultant on pensions, told the Wall Street Journal this week, "This is the biggest test that the 401(k) plan has seen...


  • Switchboard: 907-586-3740
  • Circulation and Delivery: 907-586-3740
  • Newsroom Fax: 907-586-3028
  • Business Fax: 907-586-9097
  • Accounts Receivable: 907-523-2270
  • View the Staff Directory
  • or Send feedback