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Alaska officials revise oil production estimates

...purpose of this forecast.Sen. Bill Wielechowski, D-Anchorage, said the forecast continued to show that the oil production tax-cut approved by the Legislature last year is an "abysmal failure" and has gotten the state nowhere near the 1...
State | AK legislature
Floor of Alaska Senate breaks out into oil tax debate

...the state would want to do.Giessel said there is new activity on the North Slope under the rewrite of Alaska's oil production tax, which the Legislature passed last year. The state is better protected at lower oil prices under the new law and...
State | AK legislature
Majority Democratic senators unhappy about oil tax reform bill

...proposal to reform Alaska's oil production tax structure.Democratic Sens...the progressive element in the oil production tax structure, leaving a base production...level of progressivity in the oil production tax should be reduced but not eliminated...
Parnell: Focus on progressivity 'takes things out of context'

...progressivity from Alaska's oil production tax structure - attention to a detail...structure such as ACES, the current oil production tax regime, generates more revenue...B. 21 would leave the base oil production tax rate of 25 percent in place...
ConocoPhillips Slope budget up $600M

...approved since the Legislature amended the state's oil production tax last April. Loman said one development in the 2014...Dec. 6.ConocoPhillips credited the state's new oil production tax law, which goes into effect Jan. 1, for stimulating...
Pioneer sells Alaska holdings for $550 million

...commitment to increase private investment, but also that the effort to repeal SB 21 is a concern.A referendum on the oil-production tax will be held in August of next year with opponents hoping to repeal the tax reform.After 11 years in the state...
Handful of new laws taking effect in new year

...Several new laws are taking effect in Alaska with the new year, the biggest of which centers on the state's oil production tax.The oil-tax cut pushed by Gov. Sean Parnell and passed by lawmakers in April was the biggest legislative story...
Oil investment - bring it on, and hopefully it's only a start

...Press reports the move is part of a $1 billion additional investment over five years in response to the state's oil production tax rollback.Drilling for oil is cheerful news on its own in a state that knows how it needs to be done, within a...
Juneau legislators recap 2013 session at Chamber

...spent most of her time speaking about Senate Bill 21, Parnell's successful effort this year to reform Alaska's oil production tax system."I was ? concerned about the fact that we don't have any guarantees about what happens next," said...
Legislators want special session

...Last year a bitterly divided Alaska Legislature fought through several regular and special sessions to create a new oil production tax plan and develop a natural gas pipeline. Sound off on the important issues at Since then, 15 percent of the House...


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