Subsidy Tracker Parent Company Summary

Parent Company Name: 
Packaging Corporation of America
Ownership Structure: 
publicly traded (ticker symbol PKG)
Headquartered in: 
Illinois
Major Industry: 
paper and packaging
Specific Industry: 
packaging
Subsidy SummarySubsidy ValueNumber of Awards
State/Local$80,584,132136
Federal (grants and allocated tax credits)$57,398,2401
TOTAL$137,982,372137
Loan / Bailout SummaryTotal Face ValueNumber of Awards
State/Local loans, bond financing and venture capital$00
Federal loans, loan guarantees and bailout assistance (not including repayments)$1,673,21614
TOTAL$1,673,21614
Time Period for State and Local Awards: 

Earliest year of data: 1992. Availability of data for earlier years varies greatly from program to program. The majority of the listings for this parent company are for the period since 2013.

Time Period for Federal Awards: 

FY2000 to the present

Notes: 

Dollar totals do not include awards for which no subsidy value is disclosed.

Associated Names: 

BOISE; PACKAGING OF AMERICA; THARCO CONTAINERS; TIM BAR

Links: 

For a summary of this company's regulatory violations see its Violation Tracker summary page here.

For an overview of political contributions associated with this company, see its Follow the Money page.


Top 5 States for state/local awardsTotal Subsidy $Number of Awards
Louisiana$65,375,65365
Washington$11,316,71332
Oregon$2,352,68815
North Carolina$1,075,74110
Pennsylvania$300,0002
All other$163,33712

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Company Location Subsidy Source Year Subsidy Valuesort icon Loan/Bailout Value Type of Subsidy
Packaging Corporation of America United States federal 2012 $57,398,240 federal grant
Boise Packaging & Newsprint, LLC Louisiana state 2015 $16,463,820 property tax abatement
Boise Packaging & Newsprint, LLC Louisiana state 2015 $5,242,494 property tax abatement
Boise Packaging & Newsprint, LLC Louisiana state 2015 $3,610,036 tax credit/rebate
Boise Packaging & Newsprint, LLC Louisiana state 2008 $2,592,045 property tax abatement
Boise Packaging & Newsprint, LLC Louisiana local 2017 $1,425,090 property tax abatement
Boise Packaging & Newsprint, LLC Louisiana state 2015 $1,177,168 property tax abatement
Boise Packaging & Newsprint, LLC Louisiana local 2017 $1,029,023 property tax abatement
Boise White Paper LLc Oregon state 2007 $1,006,610 tax credit/rebate
Boise Packaging & Newsprint, LLC Louisiana local 2017 $943,176 property tax abatement
Boise Paper Oregon state 2013 $907,066 tax credit/rebate
Boise Packaging & Newsprint, LLC Louisiana state 2013 $812,694 property tax abatement
Boise Packaging & Newsprint, LLC Louisiana state 2013 $803,235 property tax abatement
Boise Packaging & Newsprint, LLC Louisiana state 2015 $793,209 property tax abatement
Boise Packaging & Newsprint, LLC Louisiana state 2013 $791,432 property tax abatement
Boise Packaging & Newsprint, LLC Louisiana state 2016 $782,449 property tax abatement
Boise Packaging & Newsprint, LLC Louisiana state 2015 $746,353 property tax abatement
Boise Packaging & Newsprint, LLC Louisiana state 2011 $734,412 property tax abatement
Boise Packaging & Newsprint, LLC Louisiana state 2015 $733,611 property tax abatement
Boise Packaging & Newsprint, LLC Louisiana state 2016 $730,693 property tax abatement
Boise Packaging & Newsprint, LLC Louisiana state 2012 $722,936 property tax abatement
Boise Packaging & Newsprint, LLC Louisiana state 2012 $722,579 property tax abatement
Boise Packaging & Newsprint, LLC Louisiana state 2015 $716,469 property tax abatement
Boise Packaging & Newsprint, LLC Louisiana local 2014 $687,264 property tax abatement
Boise Packaging & Newsprint, LLC Louisiana state 2011 $687,081 property tax abatement
Boise Packaging & Newsprint, LLC Louisiana state 2015 $686,586 property tax abatement
BOISE WHITE PAPER LLC Washington state 2011 $685,376 tax credit/rebate
Boise Packaging & Newsprint, LLC Louisiana state 2011 $669,876 property tax abatement
Boise Packaging & Newsprint, LLC Louisiana state 2015 $666,896 property tax abatement
Boise Packaging & Newsprint, LLC Louisiana state 2012 $664,327 property tax abatement
BOISE WHITE PAPER LLC Washington state 2012 $660,736 tax credit/rebate
BOISE WHITE PAPER LLC Washington state 2010 $658,044 tax credit/rebate
Boise Packaging & Newsprint, LLC Louisiana state 2012 $653,617 property tax abatement
BOISE WHITE PAPER LLC Washington state 2013 $647,042 tax credit/rebate
Boise Packaging & Newsprint, LLC Louisiana state 2009 $646,343 property tax abatement
Boise Packaging & Newsprint, LLC Louisiana state 2010 $643,196 property tax abatement
Boise Packaging & Newsprint, LLC Louisiana state 2009 $628,359 property tax abatement
Boise Packaging & Newsprint, LLC Louisiana local 2014 $625,857 property tax abatement
Boise Packaging & Newsprint, LLC Louisiana state 2016 $624,781 property tax abatement
Boise Packaging & Newsprint, LLC Louisiana state 2016 $624,043 property tax abatement
Boise Packaging & Newsprint, LLC Louisiana state 2016 $623,243 property tax abatement
Boise Packaging & Newsprint, LLC Louisiana state 2008 $622,591 property tax abatement
Boise Packaging & Newsprint, LLC Louisiana state 2010 $620,854 property tax abatement
Boise Packaging & Newsprint, LLC Louisiana state 2009 $617,506 property tax abatement
Boise Packaging & Newsprint, LLC Louisiana state 2009 $602,020 property tax abatement
Boise Packaging & Newsprint, LLC Louisiana state 2013 $601,081 property tax abatement
Boise Packaging & Newsprint, LLC Louisiana state 2011 $600,236 property tax abatement
BOISE WHITE PAPER LLC Washington state 2008 $593,268 tax credit/rebate
Boise Packaging & Newsprint, LLC Louisiana local 2014 $592,692 property tax abatement
Boise Packaging & Newsprint, LLC Louisiana local 2014 $584,017 property tax abatement
BOISE WHITE PAPER LLC Washington state 2009 $568,488 tax credit/rebate
Boise Packaging & Newsprint, LLC Louisiana state 2016 $550,809 property tax abatement
Boise Packaging & Newsprint, LLC Louisiana state 2008 $550,209 property tax abatement
Boise Packaging & Newsprint, LLC Louisiana state 2016 $546,894 property tax abatement
Boise Packaging & Newsprint, LLC Louisiana state 2016 $540,232 property tax abatement
BOISE WHITE PAPER LLC Washington state 2014 $526,491 tax credit/rebate
Boise Packaging & Newsprint, LLC Louisiana state 2015 $521,833 property tax abatement
Boise Packaging & Newsprint, LLC Louisiana state 2015 $515,359 property tax abatement
Boise Packaging & Newsprint, LLC Louisiana state 2009 $514,856 property tax abatement
Boise Packaging & Newsprint, LLC Louisiana state 2015 $500,072 property tax abatement
Boise Packaging & Newsprint, LLC Louisiana state 2009 $497,271 property tax abatement
Boise Packaging & Newsprint, LLC Louisiana state 2016 $494,030 property tax abatement
Boise Packaging & Newsprint, LLC Louisiana state 2016 $479,068 property tax abatement
Boise Packaging & Newsprint, LLC Louisiana state 2016 $475,514 property tax abatement
BOISE WHITE PAPER LLC Washington state 2014 $474,894 tax credit/rebate
Boise Packaging & Newsprint, LLC Louisiana state 2009 $456,396 property tax abatement
BOISE WHITE PAPER LLC Washington state 2015 $445,797 tax credit/rebate
BOISE WHITE PAPER, L.L.C. Washington state 2015 $445,797 tax credit/rebate
Boise Packaging & Newsprint, LLC Louisiana state 2010 $445,588 property tax abatement
Boise Packaging & Newsprint, LLC Louisiana state 2016 $437,981 property tax abatement
BOISE WHITE PAPER, L.L.C. Washington state 2017 $428,736 tax credit/rebate
Boise Packaging & Newsprint, LLC Louisiana state 2016 $424,073 property tax abatement
BOISE WHITE PAPER, L.L.C. Washington state 2016 $415,532 tax credit/rebate
BOISE WHITE PAPER, L.L.C. Washington state 2017 $414,834 tax credit/rebate
Boise Packaging & Newsprint, LLC Louisiana state 2010 $409,671 property tax abatement
BOISE WHITE PAPER LLC Washington state 2015 $378,835 tax credit/rebate
BOISE WHITE PAPER LLC Washington state 2013 $373,564 tax credit/rebate
Boise Packaging & Newsprint, LLC Louisiana state 2008 $357,280 property tax abatement
BOISE WHITE PAPER LLC Washington state 2007 $306,115 tax credit/rebate
Packaging Corporation of America North Carolina state 2015 $300,553 tax credit/rebate
BOISE PACKAGING & NEWSPRINT, L.L.C. Washington state 2016 $271,285 tax credit/rebate
BOISE WHITE PAPER LLC Washington state 2016 $268,228 tax credit/rebate
Boise Packaging & Newsprint, LLC Louisiana state 2013 $267,011 property tax abatement
BOISE PACKAGING & NEWSPRINT LLC Washington state 2013 $263,661 tax credit/rebate
Boise Packaging & Newsprint, LLC Louisiana state 2016 $262,901 property tax abatement
BOISE PACKAGING & NEWSPRINT LLC Washington state 2015 $260,195 tax credit/rebate
BOISE PACKAGING & NEWSPRINT, L.L.C. Washington state 2015 $260,195 tax credit/rebate
BOISE PACKAGING & NEWSPRINT LLC Washington state 2012 $242,732 tax credit/rebate
PACKAGING CORPORATION OF AMERICA Washington state 2017 $241,990 tax credit/rebate
Boise White Paper, LLC. Oregon state 2013 $239,763 tax credit/rebate
BOISE PACKAGING & NEWSPRINT LLC Washington state 2011 $237,155 tax credit/rebate
BOISE PACKAGING & NEWSPRINT LLC Washington state 2014 $231,403 tax credit/rebate
Boise Packaging & Newsprint, LLC Louisiana state 2010 $222,410 property tax abatement
BOISE PACKAGING & NEWSPRINT LLC Washington state 2008 $216,461 tax credit/rebate
BOISE PACKAGING & NEWSPRINT LLC Washington state 2009 $212,207 tax credit/rebate
BOISE PACKAGING & NEWSPRINT LLC Washington state 2010 $210,919 tax credit/rebate
Packaging Corporation of America North Carolina state 2010 $204,586 tax credit/rebate
Boise Packaging & Newsprint, LLC Louisiana state 2009 $200,715 property tax abatement
Boise Packaging & Newsprint, LLC Louisiana state 2009 $160,090 property tax abatement
Packaging Corporation of America North Carolina state 2016 $154,951 tax credit/rebate
BOISE PACKAGING & NEWSPRINT, L.L.C. Washington state 2017 $150,083 tax credit/rebate
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