My Turn: Alaska Bankers Association: Vote no on one

...non-public commercial lending in Alaska, we see that something has changed in recent months to improve the outlook within the oil sector and we attribute much of this change to the 2013 passage of Senate Bill 21.It is easy to get lost in the minutiae...
Uses for spill planning tool expanding

...Bristol Bay and most recently the North Slope in 2012 and St. Lawrence Island in 2013, Stewart said.The uses within the oil and gas realm are varied, Saupe said."This imagery has so much value, I think, in oil spill planning and response...
Letter: Oil tax analysis was wrong

...unless there is a court order requiring them to do so. The oil companies simply do not have to drill or produce oil in...competitor.Oil taxes are a government taking of part of the oil company compensation. Take too much, and your oil stays...
Juneau questions SB21 experts

...question and answer session with four state leaders on the oil tax referendum voters will decide on next month.Proponents...involved with North Slope oil.Advocating for a reform to the oil tax law that only granted tax credits on investment in...
Some answers on oil taxes

...that will decide whether Alaska keeps the oil tax reform bill passed in 2013 or...reacted to the new business climate for the oil and gas industry in Alaska.They...all the support; when one job in the oil patch creates 20 jobs you can understand...
Juneau Chamber talks commerce Juneau International Airport. Bell spent the first portion of her speech talking about a strong business climate in the oil and gas industry under the new oil tax system - referred to by Republican Gov. Sean Parnell's administration as the...
My Turn: Why I'm voting 'Yes' to repeal SB 21

...Alaska as a third major operator, Alaskans are better off today having them on the North Slope. When issues arise with the oil companies, I always take the side that is best for Alaskans. This brings us to the massive oil tax reforms in SB 21...
Official: Tie between gas project, referendum

...declare the project would be killed if voters overturn the oil tax cut championed by Gov. Sean Parnell and approved by...similar to Butt's as an argument for keeping in place the oil tax cut, insisting that a healthy oil industry, to help...
Official sees tie between gas project, referendum

...Corp. in pursuing the mega-project.Comments similar to Butt's have been raised by others as an argument for keeping the oil tax cut lawmakers passed last year.But Democratic Sen. Bill Wielechowski says the argument is being used as a threat...
Evolution of Alaska's oil taxes

...that will decide whether Alaska keeps the oil tax reform bill passed in 2013 taxed is really the net value of the oil, which is calculated by deducting...state's gain was at the expense of the oil producers, who were largely cut out...


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