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What others say: Walker's tax credit cut a fair move

...veto until a larger conversation can happen.Last year Alaska paid out more in tax credits than it collected in oil production taxes from producers. Until Walker pulled out his veto pen, Alaska was anticipating to spend $400 million more this...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/opinion/2015-07-06/what-others-say-walkers-tax-credi
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Walker: Medicaid expansion, Interior energy bill must-haves

...additional revenues, it makes adjustments to the budget.For now, he said he is not planning to revisit the state's oil production tax, which was overhauled in 2013 and withstood a referendum last summer.The prior tax system was credited with helping...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-03-25/walker-medicaid-expansion-interior-e
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Slope construction season still strong amid price plunge

...still riding with the momentum from a surge of new activity following the Legislature's approval of a revamped oil production tax in 2013.Work continuing this winter includes the $4 billion Point Thomson gas and condensate project east of Prudhoe...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-01-11/slope-construction-season-still-stro
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Voices of Alaska: The hard truth about our oil revenue

...and their neighbors fought for statehood so Alaskans could control our resources. I think we can all agree that an oil production tax that nets negative returns to the state does not meet Alaska's constitutional mandate to develop our resources...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/opinion/2015-01-08/voices-of-alaska-the-hard-truth-a
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Voices of Alaska: 'Giveaway' sound bite a dangerous distraction

...May, ISER published the report funded by Northrim Bank and written by Dr. Scott Goldsmith entitled, "Alaska's Oil Production Tax: Comparing the Old and the New" which has been placed in the center of the debate to repeal the new oil tax enacted...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/opinion/2014-06-29/voices-of-alaska-giveaway-sound-b
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Parnell signs budget bills, makes no vetoes

...Alaska relies heavily on oil revenue to fund state government operations and the Legislature last year passed an oil production tax-cut, championed by Parnell, as a way to encourage more investment and production. Critics say it's a giveaway...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2014-05-28/parnell-signs-budget-bills-makes-no-
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Consultants suggest possibly revisiting Cook Inlet credits

...to extend those credits.But that will not affect Cook Inlet, where the report said producers largely pay no oil production taxes and a low, fixed rate on gas production. The report said a pre-2006 tax regime largely still holds there...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-01-29/consultants-suggest-possibly-revisit
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ISER backs Revenue on tax impact

...fiscal trends, which have been underway for almost two decades, but his new study comparing Senate Bill 21, the oil production tax regime enacted by the Legislature in 2013, with the tax that preceded it known as ACES, has stirred a tempest in...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2014-05-12/iser-backs-revenue-on-tax-impact
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North Slope crude prices down since July

...2015, which began July 1.However, some good news is that state revenues are better off under the state's new oil production tax, the More Alaska Production Act upheld by voters in the Aug. 19 primary, than they would have been under the previous...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2014-10-12/north-slope-crude-prices-down-since-
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Voices of Alaska: Unity ticket represents Alaska's interests

...oversaw changes to the state's oil production tax, changes that led to the conviction...administration made changes to the oil production tax to provide a better balance...introduced Senate Bill 21, the oil production tax legislation that hands over...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/opinion/2014-10-20/voices-of-alaska-unity-ticket-rep
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