Expert presents oil tax recommendations to Alaska — again

The legislature is getting ready to gavel in it’s special session to deal with Governor Palin’s proposed rewrite of the oil and gas taxes that went into effect last year. As a background for looking at the possibilities that will arise in the next 30 days, members heard from the principal petroleum economist and negotiator who — last year — represented the Murkowski administration.

Dave Donaldson, APRN – Juneau