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Walker: Nothing off the table in Alaska budget talks

...earnings reserve account.Increases in statewide costs, such as pension system payments, debt service, and oil and gas production tax credits, account for a large portion of the increases in the operating budget over the last nine years, the...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-01-19/walker-nothing-off-the-table-in-alas
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Voices of Alaska: The hard truth about our oil revenue

...plummeting by 80 percent in one year. At today's oil prices, that's Alaska's situation. The state's oil and gas production tax is expected to bring the state $524 million in the current fiscal year, a shocking drop from the $2.6 billion...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/opinion/2015-01-08/voices-of-alaska-the-hard-truth-a
Opinion
Gov: Unsustainable for tax breaks to exceed oil tax revenue

...in solid analysis. We're in the analysis phase right now."According to the state Revenue Department, oil and gas production taxes yielded $2.6 billion for the state in 2014. Those taxes are estimated to total $524 million this fiscal...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-01-08/gov-unsustainable-for-tax-breaks-to-
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Alaska faces $3.5 billion deficit amid lower oil prices

JUNEAU (AP) - Slumping oil prices have helped push Alaska's potential budget deficit this year to $3.5 billion - an increase of $2.1 billion from what lawmakers expected in April.

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2014-12-10/alaska-faces-35-billion-deficit-amid
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ISER backs Revenue on tax impact

...on the university's Institute of Social and Economic Research website, as Web Note No. 17, "Alaska's Oil and Gas Production Tax: Comparing the Old and the New."While the new tax law might impose higher taxes on companies in some years...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2014-05-12/iser-backs-revenue-on-tax-impact
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District O candidates square off

...direction. Both were asked how they would vote on Ballot Measure 1, the referendum to repeal Senate Bill 21, the oil and gas production tax. Micciche said to stay competitive with other oil and gas producing states something had to be done and Alaska's...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2014-08-12/district-o-candidates-square-off
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State releases revenue forecast

JUNEAU - The state is expecting nearly $2 billion less in oil and gas production taxes this year, which Revenue officials say has more to do with lower-than-expected oil prices and declining production than with...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2013-12-04/state-releases-revenue-forecast
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"Closer Look" at the More Alaska Production Act

...with opinions and arguments on just what the More Alaska Production Act, as SB 21 has become known which is the oil and gas production tax passed by the legislature and signed into law by Governor Parnell, will or won't accomplish. A petition to...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/dispatch/2013-09-30-2
Dispatch
Legislators wrestle with complexity of oil taxes

JUNEAU - Legislators in Juneau are moving toward key decisions on changing the state's oil and gas production taxes, the top priority for the 2013 legislative session aside from the budget.At this point the Senate version of the bill is in...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2013-03-06/legislators-wrestle-with-complexity-
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Seaton, Diament debate the issues

...first question asked the candidates if they were comfortable with ACES, Alaska's Clear and Equitable Share oil and gas production tax, or would they support change to a system based more on investment or production.Believing ACES to be "a...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2012-10-25/seaton-diament-debate-the-issues
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