Alaska Governor Proposes Income Tax to End Dependence on Oil

Finestone, Deborah
January 2002
Bond Buyer;1/23/2002, Vol. 339 Issue 31309, p27
Trade Publication
Focuses on the income tax plans of Alaska Governor Tony Knowles to improve the financial condition of the state. Provisions of the plans regarding stabilization of finances and state's dependence on oil taxes; Tax hikes proposed by Knowles; Reasons behind opposition of the plan by the Republican Party.


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