ANNOUNCEMENT 04 Feb 2016

In February 2016, a US state government announced a targeted tax change.

NUMBER OF INTERVENTIONS

1

  • 1 harmful
  • 0 neutral
  • 0 liberalising
Inception date: 04 Feb 2016 | Removal date: open ended

Tax or social insurance relief

On February 4, 2016 the Mississippi state legislature voted on an incentive package in support of a project in which Continental Tire the Americas, LLC will locate a commercial vehicle tire manufacturing plant near Clinton, Mississippi. Lawmakers approved $263,000,000 through the Mississippi Major Economic Impact Authority for site acquisition and site preparation, infrastructure improvements and workforce training. Hinds County contributed $20 million of that total.

AFFECTED SECTORS