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; [...]

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$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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Company Location Subsidy Source Year Subsidy Value Loan/Bailout Value Type of Subsidysort icon
S P S TECHNOLOGIES INC Washington state 2006 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
PRIMUS INTL INC Washington state 2006 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
ACCRA MANUFACTURING INC Washington state 2006 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
COMPASS AEROSPACE NORTHWEST INC Washington state 2006 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
UNIVERSITY SWAGING CORPORATION Washington state 2006 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
GCM NORTH AMERICAN AEROSPACE LLC Washington state 2006 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
PRIMUS INTL INC Washington state 2007 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
ACCRA MANUFACTURING INC Washington state 2007 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
COMPASS AEROSPACE NORTHWEST INC Washington state 2007 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
UNIVERSITY SWAGING CORPORATION Washington state 2007 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
GCM NORTH AMERICAN AEROSPACE LLC Washington state 2007 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
S P S TECHNOLOGIES INC Washington state 2008 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
PRIMUS INTL INC Washington state 2008 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
ACCRA MANUFACTURING INC Washington state 2008 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
COMPASS AEROSPACE NORTHWEST INC Washington state 2008 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
UNIVERSITY SWAGING CORPORATION Washington state 2008 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
GCM NORTH AMERICAN AEROSPACE LLC Washington state 2008 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
S P S TECHNOLOGIES INC Washington state 2009 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
PRIMUS INTL INC Washington state 2009 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
ACCRA MANUFACTURING INC Washington state 2009 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
COMPASS AEROSPACE NORTHWEST INC Washington state 2009 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
UNIVERSITY SWAGING CORPORATION Washington state 2009 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
GCM NORTH AMERICAN AEROSPACE LLC Washington state 2009 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
ACCRA MANUFACTURING INC Washington state 2006 $56,521 tax credit/rebate
McLane Foodservice, Inc. Wisconsin state 2008 $260,500 tax credit/rebate
L.A. DARLING COMPANY Arkansas state 2010 $5,024 tax credit/rebate
ACME BRICK COMPANY Arkansas state 2010 $102,396 tax credit/rebate
L. A. DARLING COMPANY Arkansas state 2010 $247,741 tax credit/rebate
Union Underwear Company, Inc. South Carolina state 2007 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
Johns Manville Nevada state 2003 $11,200 tax credit/rebate
Johns Manville Nevada state 2003 $85,459 tax credit/rebate
Johns Manville Nevada state 2003 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
Johns Manville International, Inc. Texas local 2000 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
Mouser Electronics Inc. Texas local 2000 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
McLane Foodservice, Inc. Kentucky state 2012 $600,000 tax credit/rebate
McLane Foodservice, Inc. Kentucky state 2012 $800,000 tax credit/rebate
Lubrizol Advanced Materials, Inc. Kentucky state 2011 $1,750,000 tax credit/rebate
Empire Distributors of North Carolina, Inc. North Carolina state 2011 $16,500 tax credit/rebate
Empire Distributors of North Carolina, Inc. North Carolina state 2011 $8,333 tax credit/rebate
Shaw Industries, Inc. South Carolina state 2011 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
Lubrizol Advanced Materials, Inc. North Carolina state 2011 $16,226 tax credit/rebate
Sager Electrical Supply Co., Inc. Massachusetts state 1998 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
TBV, Inc. Massachusetts state 2001 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
FlightSafety International Inc. Florida state 2005 $245,000 tax credit/rebate
Shaw Industries, Inc. Pennsylvania state 2012 $14,759 tax credit/rebate
NetJets Inc. Ohio state 2008 $11,709,508 tax credit/rebate
Johns Manville Ohio state 2009 $522,294 tax credit/rebate
Meadowbrook Meat Company, Inc. Ohio state 2011 $204,962 tax credit/rebate
FLIGHTSAFETY INTERNATIONAL INC Oklahoma state 2010 $28,132 tax credit/rebate
FLIGHTSAFETY INTERNATIONAL INC Oklahoma state 2009 $35,455 tax credit/rebate
FLIGHTSAFETY INTERNATIONAL INC Oklahoma state 2008 $40,804 tax credit/rebate
FLIGHTSAFETY INTERNATIONAL INC Oklahoma state 2007 $43,580 tax credit/rebate
HELICOMB INTERNATIONAL INC Oklahoma state 2010 $4,894 tax credit/rebate
HELICOMB INTERNATIONAL,INC Oklahoma state 2009 $15,125 tax credit/rebate
SPECIAL METALS,INC Oklahoma state 2007 $14,986 tax credit/rebate
SPECIAL METALS,INC Oklahoma state 2009 $28,661 tax credit/rebate
SPECIAL METALS,INC Oklahoma state 2008 $31,648 tax credit/rebate
SPECIAL METALS,INC Oklahoma state 2010 $36,389 tax credit/rebate
UNARCO INDUSTRIES,INC Oklahoma state 2009 $87,852 tax credit/rebate
UNARCO INDUSTRIES,INC Oklahoma state 2007 $172,497 tax credit/rebate
UNARCO INDUSTRIES,INC Oklahoma state 2008 $193,484 tax credit/rebate
Lubrizol Advanced Materials, Inc. North Carolina state 2012 $4,737 tax credit/rebate
Webb Wheel Products, Inc. Indiana state 2005 $900,000 tax credit/rebate
Forest River, Inc. Indiana state 2006 $4,300,000 tax credit/rebate
The Medical Protective Company Indiana state 2007 $725,000 tax credit/rebate
Huntington Alloys Corporation Indiana state 2012 $550,000 tax credit/rebate
Forest River Manufacturing, LLC Indiana state 2013 $2,727,500 tax credit/rebate
Forest River, Inc. Indiana state 2006 $1,417,500 tax credit/rebate
Webb Wheel Products, Inc. Indiana state 2006 $7,072,724 tax credit/rebate
Forest River Manufacturing, LLC Indiana state 2013 $772,500 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
Campbell Hausfeld / Scott Fetzer Company Kentucky state 2013 $300,000 tax credit/rebate
Lubrizol Advanced Materials, Inc. Kentucky state 2013 $480,000 tax credit/rebate
Lubrizol Advanced Materials, Inc. Kentucky state 2013 $740,000 tax credit/rebate
Lubrizol Advanced Materials, Inc. Kentucky state 2012 $3,000,000 tax credit/rebate
Lubrizol Advanced Materials, Inc. North Carolina state 2011 $17,935 tax credit/rebate
Lubrizol Advanced Materials, Inc. North Carolina state 2012 $5,781 tax credit/rebate
Lubrizol Advanced Materials, Inc. North Carolina state 2010 $11,145 tax credit/rebate
BNSF Railway Company Colorado state $985,116 tax credit/rebate
Government Employees Insurance Company (GEICO) Indiana state 2013 $10,000,000 tax credit/rebate
Johns Manville International, Inc. Ohio state 1994 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
PCC Airfoils, Inc. Ohio state 1996 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
NetJets Inc. et al. Ohio state 1997 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
PCC Airfoils, Inc. Ohio state 1997 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
PCC Airfoils, LLC Ohio state 2007 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
JD Wind Strand 2: Butter Creek Power/Ward Butte Oregon state 2012 $9,386,294 tax credit/rebate
JD Wind Strand 1: Four Corners/Oregon Trail Oregon state 2012 $10,000,000 tax credit/rebate
JD Wind Strand 4: Pacific Canyon/Sand Ranch Oregon state 2012 $10,000,000 tax credit/rebate
JD Wind Strand 3: 4 Mile Canyon/Wagon Trail/BigTop Oregon state 2012 $9,500,000 tax credit/rebate
PCC Structurals, Inc. Oregon state 2013 $21,822 tax credit/rebate
Precision Castparts Corp. Oregon state 2012 $11,329 tax credit/rebate
PCC Structurals Oregon state 2013 $16,400 tax credit/rebate
McLane Foodservice, Inc. Oregon state 2013 $232,910 tax credit/rebate
PCC Structurals, Inc. Oregon state 2012 $12,775 tax credit/rebate
MCLANE MIDWEST, INC. Missouri state 2012 $999,983 tax credit/rebate
Campbell Hausfeld / Scott Fetzer Company Kentucky state 2014 $300,000 tax credit/rebate
Richline Group, Inc. Massachusetts state 2013 $400,000 tax credit/rebate
McLane Foodservice, Inc. Wisconsin state 2013 $500,000 tax credit/rebate
Oriental Trading Company, Inc. Nebraska state 2013 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
Shaw Industries, Inc. Pennsylvania state 2013 $15,958 tax credit/rebate
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