Alaska Statutes.
Title 43. Revenue and Taxation
Chapter 56. Oil and Gas Exploration, Production, and Pipeline Transportation Property Taxes
Section 20. Exemptions.
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AS 43.56.020. Exemptions.

(a) The following are exempt from local taxes levied or authorized under AS 43.56.010 (b):

(1) property rights attached to or inherent in the right to explore for or produce oil or gas;

(2) oil or gas leases or properties, whether producing or not;

(3) oil or gas in place;

(4) oil or gas produced or extracted in the state;

(5) the value of intangible drilling expenses and exploration expenses;

(6) an interest in property described in AS 43.55.017 (a).

(b) There is exempt from state taxes levied or authorized under AS 43.56.010(a), before the construction commencement date, property that is committed by contract or other agreement for use in this state primarily for the production or pipeline transportation of gas or unrefined oil, or in the operation or maintenance of facilities for the production or pipeline transportation of gas or unrefined oil.

(c) In (a) (2) of this section, "properties" means mineral interests in oil and gas and working interests, royalty interests, and overriding royalty interests in oil and gas leases.

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