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Companies express support for gasline bill

...years pursued a project with ExxonMobil but which Parnell has said no longer fits with the current situation.Legislative consultant Roger Marks told the committee Thursday that the plan appeared to be crafted at least partially to avoid potential...
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Leaders still guessing how much tax will bring

...billion a year more than the current system over the next six years at $60 per barrel. They're both wrong. Legislative consultant Jim Eason warned state lawmakers not to believe anybody's numbers. He passed on that advice back in March...
Oil tax debate gets some specifics

...state $3.824 billion in production taxes next year at the current price of $120 per barrel, according to legislative consultant PFC Energy.The Senate Finance Committee's own oil tax cut bill, Senate Bill 192, would bring the state...
Senate to vote on oil tax bill

...would collect about $527 million a year in taxes above what the state takes now, according to an analysis by legislative consultant Econ One. At $60, after the escalator tax kicks in, the state would bring in nearly $1.6 billion above...
My Turn: Answers to questions about the oil tax cut

...wells, exploration, or technology needed to produce our 1.8 billion barrels in heavy oil reserves.One Legislative consultant, Janak Mayer, testified that by 2021 we'd have to add 100,000 barrels/day in new oil just to break even...
Alaska seeks energy consultant amid pipeline talk

...structure done in August. The RFP also includes the ability to issue a detailed response to any report by a legislative consultant that is related to or proposing changes to the system within 20 days of such a report. Ralph Samuels, a former...
Parnell demands senators pass oil tax bill

...Committee, where it apparently has little chance of passage.Elsewhere in the Capitol, Pedro van Meurs, a legislative consultant on oil industry fiscal systems, said the bill wouldn't do what Parnell claimed and wouldn't attract the...
ConocoPhillips' Alaska profits spurring new debate

...At current high prices, companies are taking their profits elsewhere for greater returns," she said.Legislative consultant.The high profits show the North Slope's big fields such as Prudhoe Bay and Kuparuk that are already producing...
Plan to cut oil taxes hits a wall

...fiscal year under his plan, and would need to dig into its reserves to maintain a certain level of spending. A legislative consultant said Parnell's approach would wind up giving oil companies "quite a lot" of money for projects that are profitable...
Senate panel hears from industry on oil bill

...studies the measure, including whether to reintroduce a bracketed version of progressivity at high oil prices. A legislative consultant also has raised the possibility of a profit tax with royalty and property taxes reimbursed.ConocoPhillips...


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