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December 8, 2013
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Tax breaks bring returns, forum is told

In the past two fiscal years, the Governor’s Office of Economic Development has granted tax abatements totaling $112.74 million to a long list of companies. But Director Steve Hill told the Economic Forum on Friday that those temporary tax breaks are generating an estimated $2.8 billion in capital investment by companies either expanding in Nevada or moving here and a total economic impact of potentially more than $7.8 billion. He said that even when the two huge corporate moves — Apple and Boulder Solar Power — are removed from the list, the tax breaks should generate far more than the …

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The Nevada Appeal Updated Dec 9, 2013 07:25AM Published Dec 8, 2013 12:39AM Copyright 2013 The Nevada Appeal. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.