Subsidy Tracker Parent Company Summary

Parent Company Name: 
Berkshire Hathaway
Ownership Structure: 
publicly traded (ticker symbol BRK.B)
Headquartered in: 
Nebraska
Major Industry: 
diversified
Specific Industry: 
diversified
Subsidy SummarySubsidy ValueNumber of Awards
State/Local$1,520,119,963520
Federal (grants and allocated tax credits)$186,878,61017
TOTAL$1,706,998,573537
Loan / Bailout SummaryTotal Face ValueNumber of Awards
State/Local loans, bond financing and venture capital$21,000,0001
Federal loans, loan guarantees and bailout assistance (not including repayments)$24,903,36312
TOTAL$45,903,36313
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 2010.

Time Period for Federal Awards: 

FY2000 to the present

Notes: 

The dollar total above adjusts for the fact that there is an overlap between the amount in the Megadeal entry and that of one or more of the other entries. Dollar totals do not include awards for which no subsidy value is disclosed.

Associated Names: 

21st Mortgage Corporation; ACCRA MFG; ACME BRICK; ALLOYWORKS; APPLIED UNDERWRITERS; BENJAMIN MOORE; BERKSHIRE HATHAWAY; BNSF; BUFFALO NEWS; BUFFALO NEWS A DIVISION OF OBH; CALEDONIAN ALLOYS; CAMPBELL HAUSFELD / SCOTT FETZER; CANNON MUSKEGON; CENTRAL STATES OF OMAHA COS; CERRO FLOW PROD; CMH MFG; COMPASS AEROSPACE NORTHWEST INC; COMPLEMENTARY COATINGS; CPI ENGINEERING SVC; CTB; DALE MCLOUTH PCC STRUCTURALS; DESIGNED METAL CONNECTIONS INC; DURACELL; ECOWATER; EMPIRE DISTRIBUTORS OF NORTH CAROLINA; [...]

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

For more details on misconduct by this company, see its entry in the Project On Government Oversight's Federal Contractor Misconduct Database.

For a summary of this company's federal contracts, see its page on Fedspending.


Top 5 States for state/local awardsTotal Subsidy $Number of Awards
Texas$802,720,0002
New York$391,473,982164
Ohio$76,184,40319
Louisiana$72,734,03813
Indiana$45,820,74633
All other$131,186,794289

Individual Subsidy Records:

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Companysort icon Location Subsidy Source Year Subsidy Value Loan/Bailout Value Type of Subsidy
NetJets and FlightSafety International Ohio multiple 2008 $67,600,000 MEGADEAL
NETJETS INC Ohio state 2008 $2,000,000 grant
NetJets Inc. Ohio state 2008 $11,709,508 tax credit/rebate
NetJets Inc. & Bridgeway Partners LLC Ohio local 2011 undisclosed property tax abatement
NetJets Inc. et al. Ohio state 1997 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
NETJETS SERVICES INC Ohio state 2014 $71,333 grant
NetJets, Inc. (Executive Jet) Ohio local 2009 undisclosed property tax abatement
NetJets, Inc.; FlightSafety International, Inc. Ohio local 2008 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
Noveon, Inc. Kentucky state 2007 $25,000 training reimbursement
NSS Technologies, Inc. Michigan state 2010 $14,000 training reimbursement
NV ENERGY, INC. United States federal 2010 $137,877,906 federal grant
NV ENERGY, INC. United States federal 2010 $1,000,000 federal grant
Omaha World Herald Company Nebraska state 1999 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
Oriental Trading Company, Inc. Nebraska state 2013 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
Pacific Canyon Windfarm, LLC United States federal 2010 $5,338,964 federal grant
PacifiCorp Oregon state 2008 $96,287 tax credit/rebate
PacifiCorp Oregon state 2009 $118,325 tax credit/rebate
PacifiCorp Oregon state 2010 $122,489 tax credit/rebate
PacifiCorp Oregon state 2010 $69,895 tax credit/rebate
PacifiCorp Oregon state 2010 $28,784 tax credit/rebate
PacifiCorp Oregon state 2010 $316,265 tax credit/rebate
PacifiCorp Oregon state 2010 $202,573 tax credit/rebate
PacifiCorp Oregon state 2010 $119,196 tax credit/rebate
PacifiCorp Oregon state 2010 $70,586 tax credit/rebate
PacifiCorp Oregon state 2010 $601,253 tax credit/rebate
PacifiCorp Oregon state 2010 $563,283 tax credit/rebate
Pacificorp Oregon state 2010 $13,667 tax credit/rebate
PacifiCorp Oregon state 2010 $128,575 tax credit/rebate
PACIFICORP United States federal 2018 $3,532,330 federal grant
PCC AIRFOILS LLC Ohio state 2008 $150,000 grant
PCC AIRFOILS LLC Ohio state 2010 $4,600 grant
PCC Airfoils, Inc. Ohio state 1996 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
PCC Airfoils, Inc. Ohio state 1997 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
PCC Airfoils, LLC Ohio state 2007 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
PCC Structurals Oregon state 2007 $16,170 tax credit/rebate
PCC Structurals Oregon state 2013 $16,400 tax credit/rebate
PCC Structurals Oregon state 2013 $282,197 property tax abatement
PCC Structurals, Inc Oregon state 2008 $108,388 tax credit/rebate
PCC Structurals, Inc. Oregon state 2007 $5,493 tax credit/rebate
PCC Structurals, Inc. Oregon state 2008 $61,563 tax credit/rebate
PCC Structurals, Inc. Oregon state 2013 $21,822 tax credit/rebate
PCC Structurals, Inc. Oregon state 2012 $12,775 tax credit/rebate
Penn Machine Company Pennsylvania state $23,340 training reimbursement
Power County Wind Park North LLC United States federal 2012 $14,140,490 federal grant
Power County Wind Park South LLC United States federal 2012 $15,057,099 federal grant
Precision Castparts Oregon state 2010 $28,718 tax credit/rebate
Precision Castparts Oregon state 2013 $12,221 property tax abatement
Precision Castparts Corp West Virginia state 2010 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
Precision Castparts Corp. Nebraska state 1998 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
Precision Castparts Corp. Oregon state 2009 $6,705 tax credit/rebate
Precision Castparts Corp. West Virginia state 2007 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
Precision Castparts Corp. West Virginia state 2007 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
Precision Castparts Corp. Oregon state 2012 $11,329 tax credit/rebate
Precision Edge Surgical Products Company LLC Michigan state 2010 $25,000 training reimbursement
PRECISION EDGE SURGICAL PRODUCTS COMPANY LLC Michigan local 2000 undisclosed property tax abatement
PRECISION EDGE SURGICAL PRODUCTS COMPANY LLC Michigan local 2002 undisclosed property tax abatement
Precision Edge Surgical Products Company LLC Michigan state 2014 $55,189 training reimbursement
PRECISION EDGE SURGICAL PRODUCTSCOMPANY,LLC Michigan local 2011 undisclosed property tax abatement
Primus International Washington state 2012 $51,500 training reimbursement
PRIMUS INTERNATIONAL INC Washington state 2015 $324,952 tax credit/rebate
PRIMUS INTERNATIONAL INC Washington state 2015 $348,868 tax credit/rebate
PRIMUS INTERNATIONAL INC Washington state 2015 $142,015 tax credit/rebate
PRIMUS INTERNATIONAL INC Washington state 2015 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
PRIMUS INTERNATIONAL INC Washington state 2016 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
PRIMUS INTERNATIONAL INC Oklahoma state 2014 $410,236 tax credit/rebate
PRIMUS INTERNATIONAL INC Oklahoma state 2013 $444,072 tax credit/rebate
PRIMUS INTERNATIONAL INC Oklahoma state 2015 $466,642 tax credit/rebate
PRIMUS INTL INC Washington state 2004 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
PRIMUS INTL INC Washington state 2005 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
PRIMUS INTL INC Washington state 2006 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
PRIMUS INTL INC Washington state 2007 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
PRIMUS INTL INC Washington state 2008 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
PRIMUS INTL INC Washington state 2009 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
PRIMUS INTL INC Washington state 2010 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
PRIMUS INTL INC Washington state 2011 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
PRIMUS INTL INC Washington state 2012 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
PRIMUS INTL INC Washington state 2013 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
PRIMUS INTL INC Washington state 2014 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
PROTECTIVE COATINGS INC Washington state 2015 $47,948 tax credit/rebate
PROTECTIVE COATINGS INC Washington state 2015 $7,207 tax credit/rebate
PROTECTIVE COATINGS INC Washington state 2015 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
PROTECTIVE COATINGS INC Washington state 2016 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
Railserve, Inc. United States federal 2015 $7,952,604 federal loan or loan guarantee
Railserve, Inc. United States federal 2015 $2,809,401 federal loan or loan guarantee
Richline Group, Inc. Rhode Island state 2009 $216,375 tax credit/rebate
Richline Group, Inc. Massachusetts state 2013 $400,000 tax credit/rebate
S P S TECHNOLOGIES INC Washington state 2005 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
S P S TECHNOLOGIES INC Washington state 2006 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
S P S TECHNOLOGIES INC Washington state 2008 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
S P S TECHNOLOGIES INC Washington state 2009 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
S P S TECHNOLOGIES INC Washington state 2010 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
S P S TECHNOLOGIES INC Washington state 2011 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
S P S TECHNOLOGIES INC Washington state 2012 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
S P S TECHNOLOGIES INC Washington state 2013 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
S P S TECHNOLOGIES INC Washington state 2014 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
Sager Electrical Supply Co., Inc. Massachusetts state 1998 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
Saranac Power Partners - Mid American Holdings Co. New York local 2003 $2,383,252 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
Saranac Power Partners - North Country Gas Pipeline New York local 2006 $3,086,266 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
Saranac Power Partners/North Country Gas Pipeline New York local 2007 $2,892,573 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
Saranac Power Partners/North Country Gas Pipeline New York local 2009 $2,621,904 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
Saranac Power Partners/North Country Gas Pipeline New York local 2010 $318,721 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
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