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Northwest Territories upstream fiscal summary

Northwest Territories upstream fiscal summary

Report summary

Relatively simple concession-based fiscal regime.  Signature bonuses (which are work commitments) are biddable and can vary significantly by region.  Royalty rates are profit sensitive and vary on a sliding scale with the time from first production.  Federal and Provincial income taxes  are also payable.   Split of the Barrel The barrel = lifetime revenue / field reserves. Profit = revenue – costs from barrel charts.  For further details see New Investment: Methodology. Source: Wood...

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Volatility in oil markets has led players in the upstream oil and gas industry to focus on reducing capital spend and operating costs. At the same time, governments need to review fiscal terms to maintain attractiveness and investment.

This country report gives an overview of the key fiscal issues for this country. If you’re interested in identifying and assessing upstream investment and expansion opportunities, this upstream fiscal summary report is your definitive commercial guide.

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  • Executive summary
    • Split of the Barrel
  • Current licence, equity and fiscal terms
  • Fiscal stability
  • Economic analysis

In this report there are 6 tables or charts, including:

  • Executive summary
    • Executive summary: Image 1
    • Chart 2 - 50 mmbbl Shelf Oil Field (% of Profit)
    • Chart 3 - 250 bcf Shelf Gas Field (Split of Mcf)
    • Chart 4 - 250 bcf Shelf Gas Field (% of Profit)
  • Current licence, equity and fiscal terms
  • Fiscal stability
  • Economic analysis
    • Figure 1 - Flowchart of Canada (NW Territories) Concession
    • Economic analysis: Table 1
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