Monday, October 15, 2007
To help viewers understand the history and complexities of oil taxes, KTOO is producing a four-part series of short programs as a primer to the subject. This tax and legislation regarding changes and the future of petroleum profits taxes are the focus of the upcoming Alaska Legislature special session that starts Thursday, October 18.
Producer Anne Sutton will explore the history of oil taxation in Alaska, how other states and countries tax resource extractors, and ACES, where Alaska stands today. The four programs will be seen during the extensive Gavel to Gavel Alaska coverage of the special session starting this week on 360 North.