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Complaints arise over implementing new oil tax law

ANCHORAGE - Implementation of Alaska's new oil tax law is getting complaints from the people it was designed to help.Oil industry officials say proposed new rules are confusing and...
State releases oil tax regs

...qualifies for special tax breaks under Alaska's new oil tax law.The law championed by Gov. Sean Parnell and passed...will get to vote next summer on whether to repeal the oil tax law in a referendum. Kerttula, a critic of the new law...
State | AK legislature
Jobs up since ACES oil tax adoption

Employment is up in Alaska's oil and gas industry since the adoption of the ACES oil tax law was adopted, the legislators were told Friday, contradicting one of the key claims of Gov. Sean Parnell and other advocates...
House panel advances bill to nix state employee pay raises

...oil prices. But Gara, D-Anchorage, said the state has other options, and he brought up the topic of the state's oil tax law, which he has argued needs to be revisited. Meanwhile, House and Senate negotiators are working to reconcile differences...
Revenue officials explain tax credit issue flagged by Walker in production taxes this year and about $400 million more next year. He referenced the 2013 rewrite of Alaska's oil tax law, saying the overhaul occurred with little consideration given to low prices. Giving away more in tax breaks than the...
On Ballot Measure 1, how much does money really matter?

...companies are dumping tens of millions of dollars into the coffers of groups that want people to vote 'No' on the proposed oil tax law repeal. The 'Yes' groups, on the other hand, have a total income of about $435,000, according to Alaska Public...
State | SB21
SB21 adds drops, not gusher in first months

...essentially flat from one year to the next, something unseen since 2002.Proponents of SB21, Alaska's reformed oil tax law, are touting FY 2014's oil production as a product of the new tax structure. Opponents say there's no way the new...
Local | SB21
Hearings not required on oil tax referendum

...measure that would have re-established a coastal management program. The measure failed.The proposed repeal of the new oil tax law has qualified for the August primary ballot along with at least one initiative that would require legislative approval...
Chamber lunch becomes arena for oil tax sparring

...their employees.Gregg Erickson with the Vote Yes on 1 Campaign spoke first. The Vote Yes side wants to repeal the oil tax law.Anticipating a point to be made by his opponent, Erickson unexpectedly started by openly endorsing the claim that...
State | SB21
Juneau questions SB21 experts

...financing for smaller independent oil companies hoping to get involved with North Slope oil.Advocating for a reform to the oil tax law that only granted tax credits on investment in Alaska, Gara said repealing SB21 now will give Alaskans a better product...
State | SB21


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