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$1,554,813,236591
Federal (grants and allocated tax credits)$190,410,94018
TOTAL$1,745,224,176609
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 2011.

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; [...]

Links: 

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$392,407,745169
Ohio$76,184,40319
Louisiana$72,734,03813
Indiana$72,260,54640
All other$138,506,504348

Individual Subsidy Records:

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Companysort icon Location Subsidy Source Year Subsidy Value Loan/Bailout Value Type of Subsidy
BNSF RAILWAY COMPANY Colorado state 2019 $30,818 tax credit/rebate
BNSF Railway Company Colorado state 2018 $30,684 tax credit/rebate
BNSF Railway Company Colorado state 2018 $23,504 tax credit/rebate
BNSF RAILWAY COMPANY Colorado state 2019 $22,599 tax credit/rebate
BNSF RAILWAY COMPANY Colorado state 2019 $20,763 tax credit/rebate
BNSF RAILWAY COMPANY Colorado state 2019 $19,799 tax credit/rebate
BNSF RAILWAY COMPANY Colorado state 2019 $18,441 tax credit/rebate
BNSF Railway Company Colorado state 2018 $13,991 tax credit/rebate
BNSF Railway Company Colorado state 2018 $10,952 tax credit/rebate
BNSF RAILWAY COMPANY Colorado state 2019 $9,850 tax credit/rebate
BNSF Railway Company Colorado state 2018 $8,250 tax credit/rebate
BNSF RAILWAY COMPANY Colorado state 2019 $6,367 tax credit/rebate
BNSF RAILWAY COMPANY Colorado state 2019 $4,211 tax credit/rebate
BNSF Railway Company Colorado state 2018 $3,639 tax credit/rebate
BNSF RAILWAY COMPANY Colorado state 2019 $3,092 tax credit/rebate
BNSF Railway Company Colorado state 2018 $1,762 tax credit/rebate
BNSF Railway Company Colorado state 2018 $1,304 tax credit/rebate
BNSF Railway Co. Colorado state 2014 $4,973 tax credit/rebate
BNSF Railway Nebraska state 2008 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
BNSF Railway Colorado state 2018 $68,191 tax credit/rebate
BENJAMIN MOORE & COMPANY New Jersey state undisclosed tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
BENJAMIN MOORE & COMPANY New Jersey state undisclosed tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
Applied Underwriters, Inc. Nebraska state 2003 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
Applied Underwriters, Inc. Nebraska state 2010 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
Alloyworks, LLC North Carolina state 2008 $29,547 tax credit/rebate
ACME BRICK COMPANY Arkansas state 2010 $102,396 tax credit/rebate
ACCRA MANUFACTURING, INC. Washington state 2017 $139,232 tax credit/rebate
ACCRA MANUFACTURING, INC. Washington state 2017 $32,944 tax credit/rebate
ACCRA MANUFACTURING INC Washington state 2004 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
ACCRA MANUFACTURING INC Washington state 2005 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
ACCRA MANUFACTURING INC Washington state 2006 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
ACCRA MANUFACTURING INC Washington state 2007 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
ACCRA MANUFACTURING INC Washington state 2008 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
ACCRA MANUFACTURING INC Washington state 2009 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
ACCRA MANUFACTURING INC Washington state 2006 $56,521 tax credit/rebate
ACCRA MANUFACTURING INC Washington state 2010 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
ACCRA MANUFACTURING INC Washington state 2011 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
ACCRA MANUFACTURING INC Washington state 2012 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
ACCRA MANUFACTURING INC Washington state 2013 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
ACCRA MANUFACTURING INC Washington state 2014 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
ACCRA MANUFACTURING INC Washington state 2016 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
300 CrossPoint (GEICO) New York local 2005 $231,822 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
21st Mortgage Corporation United States federal 2009 $280,405 federal grant
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