Subsidy Tracker Parent Company Summary

Parent Company Name: 
Berkshire Hathaway
Ownership Structure: 
publicly traded (ticker symbol NYSE: BRK.B)
Headquartered in: 
Nebraska
Major Industry: 
diversified
Specific Industry: 
diversified
Subsidy SummarySubsidy ValueNumber of Awards
State/Local$1,575,967,912647
Federal (grants and allocated tax credits)$212,455,63024
TOTAL$1,788,423,542671
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 2012.

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.

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.


Top 5 States for state/local awardsTotal Subsidy $Number of Awards
Texas$802,720,0002
New York$393,931,640173
Ohio$79,794,59321
Indiana$74,576,70644
Louisiana$74,536,82614
All other$150,408,147393

Individual Subsidy Records:

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Company Location Subsidy Source Yearsort icon Subsidy Value Loan/Bailout Value Type of Subsidy
CMH Manufacturing Inc. Texas state 1999 undisclosed property tax abatement
CANNON-MUSKEGON CORP. Michigan local 1998 undisclosed property tax abatement
Precision Castparts Corp. Nebraska state 1998 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
CMH Manufacturing Inc. Texas state 1998 undisclosed property tax abatement
GEICO Florida state 1998 $1,363,688 grant
GEICO Virginia local 1998 $750,000 grant
Sager Electrical Supply Co., Inc. Massachusetts state 1998 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
CANNON-MUSKEGON CORPORATION Michigan local 1997 undisclosed property tax abatement
Central States of Omaha Companies Nebraska state 1997 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
CANNON-MUSKEGON CORPORATION Michigan local 1996 undisclosed property tax abatement
Burlington Northern Santa Fe Corporation Nebraska state 1996 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
PCC Airfoils, Inc. Ohio state 1996 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
CANNON-MUSKEGON CORPORATION Michigan local 1995 undisclosed property tax abatement
Johns Manville International, Inc. Ohio state 1994 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
GENERAL FOODS CORPORATION Michigan local 1993 undisclosed property tax abatement
MidAmerican Energy Holdings Company Nebraska state 1992 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
BENJAMIN MOORE & COMPANY New Jersey state undisclosed tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
Penn Machine Company Pennsylvania state $23,340 training reimbursement
Mclane Eastern Inc Pennsylvania state $300,000 grant
CMH Manufacturing, Inc. Pennsylvania state $250,000 grant
BENJAMIN MOORE & COMPANY New Jersey state undisclosed tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
GRAVER TECHNOLOGIES, LLC New Jersey state undisclosed tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
BNSF Railway Company Colorado state $985,116 tax credit/rebate
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