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For five years, an oil drilling company has profitably operated in the state of Alaska (the only place it operates). Last year, the state legislature instituted a flat annual tax of $100,000 on any company extracting oil (or natural gas) in Alaska.a) suppose that the state levies a proportional income tax (say 10% of net income). How would this tax affect the amount of oil the company extracts? Explain.b)Now suppose that the company has a limited number of drilling rigs extracting oil at Alaskan sites and at other sites in the United States. What would be the effect on the companyâ€™s oil output in Alaska if the state levied a proportional income tax as above in a.
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