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Navarre asks citizens to keep an open mind

...seeing deficit spending, which dipped into the reserves, he said. By building the reserve fund along with the oil and gas tax base increase, the borough has built a surplus, which allows the opportunity to reduce taxes, he said."We don't...
Senators propose 12-cent gas tax increase

...18.4 cents-a-gallon federal gas tax and 24.4 cents-a-gallon diesel...plan. That would move debate on a gas tax increase or some other revenue-raising...elections in November.Revenue from gas taxes and other transportation user fees...
LNG Pipeline bill passes through Senate committee

...that would be brought back to the Legislature for approval, as early as next year. The Senate Finance version sets a gas-tax rate at 13 percent of the gross value at the point of production beginning in 2022. The tax rate, together with royalty...
State LNG take could be $3 billion

...important loose ends that have to be nailed down as the deal moves through future stages.If the state can increase its gas tax and its gas volume at the whim of the Legislature it would have practical effects on the project, because pipeline capacity...
Parnell unveils new plan for gas pipeline

...with gas. Parnell previously said he would not propose gas tax legislation unless he saw demonstrable progress on the...competitive, predictable and durable terms on oil and gas taxes and royalties but also have indicated they are open to...
Gov. Parnell seeks to advance Alaska gas project

...long-hoped-for project a reality. And Parnell has said he wants to see "demonstrable progress" on a line before introducing any gas-tax legislation."Ultimately what we're looking for are some key terms that drive tariffs lower and result in higher royalty...
State: SB 21 is tax reform, not tax break

...Alaskans are still deciding how to vote on the SB 21 referendum, legislators will likely take up the issue of natural gas taxes during the next session.Currently, TransCanada is working with ExxonMobil, BP and ConocoPhillips on the large capacity...
Official: Alaska eyeing equity stake in pipeline

...competitive, predictable and durable terms on oil and gas taxes and royalties.Alaskans have long dreamed of a gas line...Balash said it's premature to say whether there will be gas tax legislation during the next session, which starts in January...
High risk to state to go it alone on pipeline

...The state is mulling an equity stake of 20 percent to 25 percent, which would be determined by its royalty share and the gas tax rate, which would be set in the bill.The bill speaks to terms already agreed upon by state officials and TransCanada...
Terms for Alaska LNG project go before state lawmakers gas production tax to a gross revenues tax.Another decision legislators must make is the amount of the gas tax that would be taken in-kind, or as gas, Deputy State Revenue Commissioner Mike Pawlowski said in an interview.The...


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