Tag: income

State protects employees’ right to keep tips

New state regulations effective June 29 protect employees’ right to keep tips thy receive on the job and prohibit employers from redistributing those tips...

Growing number of Alaska workers are older

Seniors may make up a smaller share of Alaska’s population than most states, but they comprise the fastest growing senior population in the nation...

House GOP revises tax bill, makes it less generous

WASHINGTON — House Republicans on Friday quietly made changes to their far-reaching tax overhaul: Now its tax cuts would be less generous for many...

Seafood industry plugs billions into economy

A latest economic report from the Alaska Seafood Marketing Institute documents the continuing lucrative impact that the seafood industry has on state’s economy, with...

Alaska’s total wages up slightly

Newly released data for the first quarter of the year show that wages increased by 0.6 percent, or $25 million overall, compared to the...

State income tax bill passes House; Senate may resist

JUNEAU — The Alaska House has voted to impose the state's first income tax in nearly four decades.The House bill passed in a 22-17...

Health care law benefits for Alaska detailed as changes loom

By BECKY BOHRERThe Associated PressJUNEAU — An estimated 36,000 uninsured Alaskans got health care coverage under President Barack Obama’s signature health care law between...

Despite litigation, Permanent Fund checks will go out on Oct. 6

Permanent Fund Dividend time is almost here, and while many are eagerly awaiting that $1,000 bonus just for being a qualified Alaska resident, others...

10 percent of Alaskans are veterans

When it comes to veterans in residence, Alaska outranks the other 49 states, with one of every 10 folks living here being a military...
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