MINING NEWS: Industry opposes Alaska mining tax reform
Pebble controversy is raising public awareness of mining taxes; Rep. Seaton says legislative action could stave off ballot initiative
By Sarah Hurst
For Mining News
Should the mining industryís tax rate in Alaska be compared with that of the much larger oil and gas industry, because they both deal with non-renewable resources, or is it fairer to align mining with industries like fishing and tourism, which generate comparable amounts of revenue? Thatís one o....
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