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My Turn: Alaskan grown plan can save PFD and not raise taxes

...flow into the permanent fund, the other ¾ and all the oil taxes flow to Juneau. The Saudi Arabian plan calls for ½ of...5.3 billion. With hundreds of millions of dollars in oil tax credits on the chopping block for the next round of cuts...
Sacred oil checks eyed amid budget deficit

...budgeting around how much Alaska gets in oil receipts, oil tax revenue would be put into the permanent fund, along with...Alaskans and would rather see changes to the state's oil tax policy.Based on the current outlook, the size of the...
Alaska oil industry defends tax credit program

...sources," The Alaska Dispatch News reported."In short, oil tax credits are an investment Alaska is making today for the...Wielechowski, an outspoken critic of the state's current oil tax program, said leaving the payments to oil companies at...
My Turn: Moving toward a true owner state

...proposal calls for depositing a portion or all of Alaska's oil tax and royalty revenues into the Permanent Fund and receiving...Since the current proposal only envisions depositing oil tax and royalty revenues, I wonder why we should not also...
My Turn: Why I vetoed $200 million in oil tax credits

...the repurchase program, we anticipate credits to total nearly $1.1 billion this year. Unlike most other countries' oil tax systems, Alaska does not have a pre-approval process or criteria for a company to take advantage of the tax credit incentive...
Art, like Nimbus, should inspire conversation

...discussed in great and vigorous detail: favorite sports figures and events, Obamacare, gay marriage, Confederate flags, oil Taxes, nimbus ... Nimbus?Yes. Nimbus. The new SLAM (State Library and Museum) has Nimbus out front for everybody to...
My Turn: Juneau's boneless chicken ranch caucus much sooner and can't tax enough to fund them.On the right, massive new state income taxes and industry killing oil taxes could arrive much faster if spending can't be wound down fast enough - and this year's session is a very bad omen...
My Turn: Open discussion needed on oil taxation

...Want a few facts showing why the 2013 oil tax rollback pushed by former Gov. Sean...600 million more in state-paid oil tax credits for 2015 and 2016 than we...the table.Those of us who want our oil tax fixed also proposed balanced reforms...
Trade oil tax credits for Medicaid

Perhaps a deal can be made with the legislature in allowing the oil companies to have their $200 million in tax credits now in exchange for the Legislature allowing the expanded Medicaid to be put in. This would be a simple trade of this for that.
Empire Editorial: Walker's tax credit cut a fair move

Is Alaska's oil tax credit system broken? That's what Gov. Bill Walker said Wednesday after cutting $200 million from $700 million budgeted by...


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