Severance Taxes

Overview


This is a tax on the extraction of natural resources within the Borough per chapter 3.45 of the Borough Code.

Taxes are reported and assessed on a quarterly basis and paid by the harvester, or in the case of fish, by the processor on behalf of the harvester.

Paperwork


The following paperwork is required of all entities participating:

Payment


The severance tax return form along with the payment should be submitted to the Borough for each calendar quarter on or before the last business day of the month following the end of the quarter. (Per KIB Code 3.45.040). 

All late submissions are subject to a 10% penalty per KIB Code 3.45.090

Credit card payments are accepted and may be made at the Borough Cashier's office or online.