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...budgeting around how much Alaska gets in oil receipts, oil tax revenue would be put into the permanent fund, along with...Alaskans and would rather see changes to the state's oil tax policy.Based on the current outlook, the size of the...
Alaska oil industry defends tax credit program

...from "reliable, third-party sources.""In short, oil tax credits are an investment Alaska is making today for the...Wielechowski, an outspoken critic of the state's current oil tax program, said leaving the payments to oil companies at...
Discussion begins on oil tax credits

Alaska's explorer and small producer tax credit program has been capped for this year but the program is still on the books and applications for credits are still being accepted, state Revenue Commissioner Randy Hoffbeck said.
What others say: Walker's tax credit cut a fair move

Is Alaska's oil tax credit system broken? That's what Gov. Bill Walker said Wednesday after cutting $200 million from $700 million budgeted by...
Walker reduces amount available for oil tax credits

...Walker took, hopes to have a discussion on Alaska's oil tax structure overall, not just on credits. Gara has been...discussion that it needs to be looked at first."A fair oil tax structure is the first thing we should do, and then we...
Walker seeks input to balance budget

...State income tax? State sales tax? A "cap" on Permanent Fund dividends? Draconian cuts to public services? A hike in oil taxes?It's time for Alaskans to make decisions, say Gov. Bill Walker and Lt. Gov. Byron Mallott.There's no escaping...
Standard and Poor's downgrades Alaska rating outlook

...undermine its credit quality is now within our outlook window of one-to-two years." The Aug. 18 report also cited oil tax exploration credits as a budget item that could be used to address the gap based on their "mixed results" in return on...
Voices of Alaska: State's financial dialogue must continue

...the repurchase program, we anticipate credits to total nearly $1.1 billion this year. Unlike most other countries' oil tax systems, Alaska does not have a pre-approval process or criteria for a company to take advantage of the tax credit incentive...
Walker's decisions a step in right direction

Governor Walker's decisions to delay some oil tax credits to a later date and to look for new incentives...I also remember the recent Alaskan legislature-Veco oil tax scandal and the Alaska National Guard scandal which contributed...
Cook Inlet oil companies heavy consumers of tax credit reimbursements

...Wednesday, identified Cook Inlet companies as heavy users of oil tax credits. Currently, Alaska offers nine credits to offset...fiscal years, Alaska gave a total of $7.4 billion in oil tax credits. For companies producing fewer than 50,000 barrels...


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