January 14, 2013

Florida Center for Fiscal and Economic Policy: Tax Giveaways to Corporations Deserve a Look As Floridians Mark Tax Day

ITEP Work in Action

“This initial report examines a small portion of the many “economic development incentive” programs funded by the legislature that direct tens of millions of tax dollars each year to corporations under the guise of job creation. Whether the subsidies work often is open to question. Official state reports suggest that half or more of the companies receiving incentive funds would have expanded or relocated in Florida anyway, even without receiving tax dollars.”

Read the Full Report (PDF)