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Fed money stabilizes state finances

...shape in the nation. "Right now Alaska's finances are the strongest they've been in the state's history," said Pat Galvin, commissioner of the Department of Revenue. Besides oil and federal money, the state's other major source of revenue...
State boosts oil, natural gas pipeline budget

...exploring in Alaska have told us that the tax credits are very important in being able to finance their programs," said Pat Galvin, state revenue commissioner. Gov. Sean Parnell has proposed an appropriation of $180 million for direct state reimbursement...
Oil, gas tax will boost revenues

...the Legislature's special session. The tax increase applies to gas as well as oil, but state Revenue Commissioner Pat Galvin said previously the governor will consider lowering the tax on gas to get the pipeline project under way. Alaska's...
2010 not a bad year in Alaska

...through 2010. However, the high state oil taxes the producers complain about brought a flood of cash to the state. Pat Galvin, in his last revenue forecast briefing before ending his tenure as state revenue commissioner, said the state of Alaska...
Tax tweaks worth $550 million to industry

...Parnell said. "More investment means more jobs for Alaskans." The governor last fall asked Revenue Commissioner Pat Galvin to review performance of the tax, he said. The revenue department's analysis, completed recently, concluded that...
Going heavy: Oil type could be king in future

...estimated they were still five to six years away from finding the answers they need. Department of Revenue Commissioner Pat Galvin said Alaska's oil tax system already is set up to encourage heavy oil by taking into account its higher production...
Special session comes to town

...include presentations by Alaska Development TransCanada Vice President Tony Palmer and Department of Revenue Commissioner Pat Galvin. Sen. Charlie Huggins, R-Wasilla, is expected to chair the meeting. Hay said Palmer and Galvin generally take...
Healy one step closer to restart: AIDEA board signs off on asset sales agreement

...January, all parties have until Aug. 1 to come to an agreement before the terms terminate. AIDEA's board chariman, Pat Galvin, said if all parties have agreed by Aug. 1 but the RCA hasn't granted approval, then the "drop dead date" can...
Galvin: Don't get 'cute' with AGIA

...You did not pass (the Alaska Gasline Inducement Act) to bring somebody in, and then get cute," Commissioner Pat Galvin told the 20 lawmakers present for Thursday's hearing at the Soldotna Sports Center. "... The point is, we're...


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