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"Closer Look" at the More Alaska Production Act

...through a similar problem we'd be having a different discussion, but with triple digit oil prices all other oil producing regions have figured it out and we are the only producing region that is declining still. Alaska has gone from being the...
Senate unveils oil tax bill

...can be used in the oil fields. And it calls for a board to assess the competitiveness of Alaska against other oil-producing regions, an issue promoted strongly by Sen. Lesil McGuire, R-Anchorage.Sen. Fred Dyson, R-Eagle River, questioned...
Legislators wrestle with complexity of oil taxes

...a retired state oil economist, are telling senators that to be competitive against tax regimes in most other oil-producing regions, who are Alaska's competition for investment, the "total government take" on industry net profits needs...
HB 110 not the right fix for ACES

...with Alaska and who has done extensive research into the competitiveness of Alaska's oil tax relative to other oil producing regions. Dr. van Meurs asserted that while ACES has "serious deficiencies," - namely it is too high, too complex...
Game-changing tax reform needed

...turn around declining production and create Alaskan opportunity. This requires investment, the kind that other oil-producing regions in the Western hemisphere attract during a high-priced environment. Alaska's North Slope lacks this investment...
Metcalfe plan would have oil companies fill budget gap

...the idea. ''Neither the administration nor the Legislature seem to know where we stand in relation to other oil-producing regions in the world, and they don't have the guts to ask,'' she said, adding that using some of Alaska's oil...
Operators say oil tax change will spur projects

...the production to be free of state tax.Alaska's tax on oil production is now among the highest among major oil-producing regions, Alaska Gov. Sean Parnell has said, and a reduction of the tax is needed to spur new industry investment...
Study: 10 years of gas in inlet: Economics of getting the product to market not yet addressed situation is vastly different as the two approach equilibrium," Lockhart said. Cook Inlet, as an oil-producing region, reached its peak in 1970, with more than 80 million barrels produced that year. According to data provided...


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