Proposal for second package of megadeal incentives in doubt

0
951

A proposal to expand a lucrative tax incentive for landing mega economic development projects similar to Panasonic and Integra is in serious doubt with the legislative session past its midpoint

If passage of a tax incentive package for Panasonic wasn't difficult enough last session, it's proving to be even more of an uphill fight to provide more incentives requested by the Commerce Department last month.

"I can tell you a lot of people regret voting for it," Republican state Rep. Sean Tarwater said of the incentives approved for Panasonic that were later used in the Integra deal.

"We . . .

SSJ

This content is restricted to subscribers. Click here to subscribe. Already a subscriber? Click here to login.