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$1,525,775,814546
Federal (grants and allocated tax credits)$190,410,94018
TOTAL$1,716,186,754564
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; [...]

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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$392,407,745169
Ohio$76,184,40319
Louisiana$72,734,03813
Indiana$48,760,54636
All other$132,969,082307

Individual Subsidy Records:

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Companysort icon Location Subsidy Source Year Subsidy Value Loan/Bailout Value Type of Subsidy
GEICO Indemnity Company New York state 2005 $6,355,642 enterprise zone
GEICO Indemnity Company New York state 2008 $2,042,616 enterprise zone
GEICO Indemnity Company New York state 2010 $5,486,071 enterprise zone
GEICO Indemnity Company New York state 2011 $7,334,272 enterprise zone
GEICO Indemnity Company New York state 2012 $12,409,216 enterprise zone
GEICO Indemnity Company New York state 2013 $16,165,979 enterprise zone
GEICO Indemnity Company New York state 2014 $12,985,478 enterprise zone
GEICO Indemnity Company New York state 2015 $1,362,898 enterprise zone
GENERAL FOODS CORPORATION Michigan local 1993 undisclosed property tax abatement
General Re Corporation Connecticut state 2010 $9,000,000 grant/loan hybrid program
General Re Corporation Connecticut state 2010 $19,500,000 tax credit/rebate
Government Employees Insurance Co. New York state 2006 $3,256,754 enterprise zone
Government Employees Insurance Company New York state 2007 $4,602,680 enterprise zone
Government Employees Insurance Company New Jersey state 2005 $706,050 grant
Government Employees Insurance Company New York state 2004 $896,001 enterprise zone
Government Employees Insurance Company New York state 2005 $1,064,994 enterprise zone
Government Employees Insurance Company New York state 2008 $3,983,297 enterprise zone
Government Employees Insurance Company New York state 2009 $1,823,217 enterprise zone
Government Employees Insurance Company New York state 2010 $3,460,361 enterprise zone
Government Employees Insurance Company New York state 2011 $5,113,332 enterprise zone
Government Employees Insurance Company New York state 2012 $13,799,127 enterprise zone
Government Employees Insurance Company New York state 2013 $9,015,055 enterprise zone
Government Employees Insurance Company New York state 2014 $2,084,057 enterprise zone
Government Employees Insurance Company New York state 2015 $1,995,338 enterprise zone
GOVERNMENT EMPLOYEES INSURANCE COMPANY (GEICO) California state 2003 $149,682 training reimbursement
Government Employees Insurance Company (GEICO) Indiana state 2013 $10,000,000 tax credit/rebate
Government Employees Insurance Company (GEICO) Indiana state 2013 $400,000 training reimbursement
Graver Technologies Delaware state 2001 $2,400 training reimbursement
Graver Technologies Delaware state 2004 $4,021 training reimbursement
Graver Technologies Delaware state 2008 $33,674 training reimbursement
Graver Technologies Delaware state 2008 $16,269 training reimbursement
Graver Technologies Delaware state 2010 $33,634 training reimbursement
Graver Technologies Delaware state 2011 undisclosed training reimbursement
Graver Technologies Delaware state 2011 $21,390 training reimbursement
Graver Technologies Delaware state 2013 $34,628 training reimbursement
Graver Technologies Inc. New York local 2007 $7,105 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
Graver Technologies Inc. New York local 2009 $11,060 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
Graver Technologies Inc. New York local 2010 $7,057 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
Graver Technologies Inc. New York local 2008 $3,567 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
Graver Technologies Inc. New York local 2011 $3,633 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
Graver Technologies, Inc. New York local 2003 $53,361 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
Graver Technologies, Inc. New York local 2004 $48,230 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
Graver Technologies, Inc. New York local 2005 $24,199 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
Graver Technologies, Inc. New York local 2006 $17,831 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
GRAVER TECHNOLOGIES, LLC New Jersey state undisclosed tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
HACKNEY LADISH INC Arkansas state 2014 $10,383 training reimbursement
HELICOMB INTERNATIONAL INC Oklahoma state 2010 $4,894 tax credit/rebate
HELICOMB INTERNATIONAL,INC Oklahoma state 2009 $15,125 tax credit/rebate
Homemakers Plaza, Inc. Iowa state 2009 $32,120 training reimbursement
HUNTINGTON ALLOYS United States federal 2000 $1,607,000 federal grant
HUNTINGTON ALLOYS United States federal 2002 $120,000 federal grant
Huntington Alloys Corporation Indiana state 2012 $550,000 tax credit/rebate
Huntington Alloys Corporation Indiana state 2012 $150,000 training reimbursement
Huntington Alloys Corporation Kentucky state 2015 $75,000 tax credit/rebate
Ingersoll Cutting Tool Company Illinois state 2010 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
JD Wind Strand 1: Four Corners/Oregon Trail Oregon state 2012 $10,000,000 tax credit/rebate
JD Wind Strand 2: Butter Creek Power/Ward Butte Oregon state 2012 $9,386,294 tax credit/rebate
JD Wind Strand 3: 4 Mile Canyon/Wagon Trail/BigTop Oregon state 2012 $9,500,000 tax credit/rebate
JD Wind Strand 4: Pacific Canyon/Sand Ranch Oregon state 2012 $10,000,000 tax credit/rebate
Johns Mansville Corporation #4 Texas state 2006 undisclosed property tax abatement
Johns Mansville Corporation #4 Texas state 2007 undisclosed property tax abatement
Johns Mansville Corporation #4 Texas state 2008 undisclosed property tax abatement
JOHNS MANVILLE California state 2008 $52,988 training reimbursement
JOHNS MANVILLE Maine state 2010 $8,533 property tax abatement
JOHNS MANVILLE Maine state 2009 $10,352 property tax abatement
JOHNS MANVILLE Maine state 2011 $7,875 property tax abatement
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 Alabama state 2008 $8,400 cost reimbursement
Johns Manville Alabama state 2009 $12,116 cost reimbursement
Johns Manville Alabama state 2009 $25,000 cost reimbursement
JOHNS MANVILLE California state 2011 $59,418 training reimbursement
JOHNS MANVILLE Maine state 2012 $7,982 property tax abatement
JOHNS MANVILLE Ohio state 2012 $327,000 grant
JOHNS MANVILLE Ohio state 2013 $50,000 grant
Johns Manville Ohio state 2009 $522,294 tax credit/rebate
JOHNS MANVILLE Maine state 2013 $7,130 property tax abatement
JOHNS MANVILLE United States federal 2005 $100,000 federal grant
JOHNS MANVILLE Maine state 2014 $6,016 property tax abatement
JOHNS MANVILLE Maine state 2015 $5,055 property tax abatement
JOHNS MANVILLE Maine state 2016 $6,344 property tax abatement
JOHNS MANVILLE Maine state 2017 $6,060 property tax abatement
JOHNS MANVILLE Tennessee local 2017 undisclosed property tax abatement
JOHNS MANVILLE Tennessee local 2018 undisclosed property tax abatement
JOHNS MANVILLE CORP California state 2015 $464,307 training reimbursement
Johns Manville Corp. Tennessee local 2011 undisclosed property tax abatement
JOHNS MANVILLE CORPORATION California state 2005 $46,800 training reimbursement
Johns Manville Corporation California state 2006 undisclosed training reimbursement
JOHNS MANVILLE CORPORATION California state 2013 undisclosed training reimbursement
Johns Manville Int'l/Schuller Int'l #2 Texas state 2001 undisclosed property tax abatement
Johns Manville Int'l/Schuller Int'l #2 Texas state 2002 undisclosed property tax abatement
Johns Manville Int'l/Schuller Int'l #3 Texas state 2001 undisclosed property tax abatement
Johns Manville Int'l/Schuller Int'l #3 Texas state 2002 undisclosed property tax abatement
Johns Manville Int'l/Schuller Int'l (RP)#3 Texas state 2003 undisclosed property tax abatement
Johns Manville Int'l/Schuller Int'l (RP)#3 Texas state 2004 undisclosed property tax abatement
Johns Manville Int'l/Schuller Int'l (TPP)#2A Texas state 2003 undisclosed property tax abatement
Johns Manville Int'l/Schuller Int'l (TPP)#2A Texas state 2004 undisclosed property tax abatement
Johns Manville Int'l/Schuller Int'l (TPP)#2B Texas state 2003 undisclosed property tax abatement
Johns Manville Int'l/Schuller Int'l (TPP)#2B Texas state 2004 undisclosed property tax abatement
Johns Manville International #1 Texas state 2001 undisclosed property tax abatement
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