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Unocal: Borough's biggest taxpayer

Kenai Peninsula Borough officials say Unocal is by far the borough's biggest payer of property taxes. Jeff Sinz, borough finance director, said the company's Alaska Nitrogen Products plant in Nikiski was assessed at $215.7 million last...
Business booming on the peninsula

...through the economy, were offset in part or whole by other factors," said Kenai Penin-sula Borough Finance Director Jeff Sinz. "The economy is fairly stable on the peninsula." In fact, the economy across the peninsula is growing, he added...
Nonprofit organizations fuel peninsula economy

...variety of services that otherwise might have to be provided by the borough or some other local governmental agency," said Jeff Sinz, Kenai Peninsula Borough finance director. "There's clearly a financial benefit to the governmental agencies...
Winter groups feel pitted against each other being considered." Receiving unanimous appro-val, but requiring some explanation from borough finance director Jeff Sinz, were changes to property tax due dates and the rate of penalties and interest on delinquent taxes. Borough property...
Tax cap proposal worries officials

...Kenai Peninsula Borough and its incorporated cities could each levy 10 mills of property taxes. Borough Finance Director Jeff Sinz agreed. His preliminary calculations show that passage of the proposition would cost the borough government about $4...
Refinery's future hangs in balance

...on capital will tell you there's nothing to that." He said the investigation has cost Tesoro $2 million, so far. Jeff Sinz, Kenai Peninsula Borough finance director, said Tesoro's assets here are worth nearly $90 million, and Tesoro pays...
Borough assembly chooses Brown's replacement

...promotion phase to the actual construction and operation of the state's first private prison. Borough Finance Director Jeff Sinz presented a draft request for proposal to the assembly for its review. "We are interested in taking whatever consensus...
Refinery on thin ice

...member Jack Brown, who represents Nikiski, said closing the refinery, which employs 175 people, would be devastating. Jeff Sinz, Kenai Peninsula Borough finance director, said Tesoro's assets here are assessed at nearly $90 million, and Tesoro...
Several amendments get attention before $50.8 million budget passes

...and bonds are not issued, then these costs will be treated as an operating expenditure of the general fund," wrote Jeff Sinz, borough finance director, in a memo to the assembly. An increase of $300,000 for the Nikiski Fire Service Area...


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