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Voices of Alaska: The hard truth about our oil revenue meant to compensate Alaska for the taking of its oil resources. How is this situation possible? The Alaska Department of Revenue projects the state will pay $625 million to producers through various oil and gas production credits. Subtract...
Slope construction season still strong amid price plunge

...and are expected to increase to $4.88 billion in 2016, according to figures given by companies to the state Department of Revenue. The years are in state fiscal years, with the current fiscal year 2015 starting last July 1 and fiscal year...
Uncertain year for mega-projects

...half that, in the $2.5 billion range. For the 2016 fiscal year, which begins July 1, it gets worse; the Department of Revenue is predicted a little more than $2 billion of state revenue in its Fall 2014 Revenue Forecast released in mid-December...
What others say: Alaska needs budget leadership

...because of the tumbling price of oil.The Alaska Department of Revenue, in its annual fall forecast released last week...itself confronting. The projection released by the Department of Revenue last week is bleak: Nowhere in the next 10 years...
Marijuana regulation to remain on schedule

...Walker's meeting with representatives from the Department of Commerce, Community and Economic Development, the Department of Revenue and the Alcoholic Beverage Control Board was aimed at gauging where the agencies are in developing policies when...
What others say: University will need strong leader, support from state

...precipitously this year, from $104.98 on Jan. 2 to $58.42 on Wednesday, the latest date listed on the Alaska Department of Revenue website. Oil revenue accounts for about 88 percent of the state's general fund revenue, so it should come as...
Kenai Peninsula residents involved with Walker transition team

...facing a steep decline. Currently, oil prices are approaching about $75 a barrel, according to the state's Department of Revenue. "So there's already the potential of a shortfall from anywhere from $1-3 billion," Navarre said. Likely...
Buccaneer sells assets; wants $20M from state

...state's current treatment deviates significantly from historical practice," Buccaneer's attorneys wrote.Department of Revenue spokeswoman Lacy Wilcox said agency officials could not comment on the issue because it is pending litigation...
Alaskans need to protect their rights

...confidentiality training prior to the sharing of confidential information and any agreements to which DNR and the Department of Revenue are a party." Citizen power is in the ballot box! Elect honest officials with integrity and a belief in open...
Advisory board gives communities the chance to weigh in on Alaska LNG

...North Star, Denali, Matanuska-Susitna and Kenai Peninsula boroughs, in addition to the commissioners of the Department of Revenue, the Department of Natural Resources and the Department of Commerce, Community and Economic Development. The...


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