Local Commodities provide more than taxes

Local Commodities provide more than taxes

Fairbanks Daily News-Miner, January 9, 2016

By Jomo Stewart

Freshly off my first tour at Fairbanks Economic Development Corp. and newly returned for my second tour as legislative staff in Juneau, I chanced to have a conversation with an Anchorage staffer regarding funding for state government — specifically, the need to “diversify” the funding base through possible increased taxation of other (in their mind, “under-taxed”) industries. Read full article here…