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Walker uses veto ax on oil tax credits

...Walker took, hopes to have a discussion on Alaska's oil tax structure overall, not just on credits. Gara has been a critic...discussion that it needs to be looked at first."A fair oil tax structure is the first thing we should do, and then we have...
Walker administration won't revisit SB21

...opinion piece written by the governor blasting the oil tax structure pushed by former Gov. Sean Parnell and the Senate Finance Committee that changing the oil tax structure again is not on the governor's to-do list. Sen...
State | AK legislature
ConocoPhillips: Oil prices won't impact investments

...Alaska Production Act, formerly known as SB21, she said.Alaskans voted in August to uphold the new, progressive oil tax structure adopted by the Legislature in 2013, which aimed to temper the state's declining oil production through more investment...
My Turn: Legislature should mirror Big Oil's reaction to low prices

...adjustments in light of a "volatile market." What is wrong is when the Alaska Legislature refuses to revisit our oil tax structure even though we are experiencing pain from that same volatile market. If Big Oil can adjust and step away from their...
Murkowski pushes back on federal government

...revenues to fund state government, and the trans-Alaska pipeline is its economic lifeline. Alaska changed its oil tax structure in 2013, in hopes it would lead to more production. The state currently faces projected multibillion-dollar deficits...
State | AK legislature
Alaska voters reject repeal of 2013 petroleum tax

...150 to 81,707, giving the no side a 52.5 percent edge."The results confirm that voters decided to give the oil tax structure a chance to work," said Willis Lyford, spokesman for the Vote No on 1 campaign.Gov. Sean Parnell's "More...
My Turn: Vote 'No' for Alaska's future

...While I initially supported Alaska's previous oil tax structure ACES, I never intended for ACES' unarguable result...what we already knew: Alaska needed to change its oil tax structure. ACES put our children and grandchildren's future...
SB 21 discussion today at Valley library the Mendenhall Valley Library this evening are likely to learn a thing or two about Alaska's two most recent oil tax structures. A free public event will be held from 5 to 7 p.m. at the Mendenhall Valley Library on Ballot Measure 1, which...
Kito weighs in on SB21, 'The Road'

...situation, could be very important for state services," Kito said. Republicans and other supporters of the new oil tax structure have pointed to billions of dollars of new investment on the North Slope as supporting evidence for their cause...
State | Local
Palin defends Alaska oil tax structure she championed

JUNEAU - Former Alaska Gov. Sarah Palin defended as fair and commonsense the oil tax structure she championed while in office, a system that has been dismantled by state lawmakers and her successor, fellow Republican Sean...


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