Subsidy Tracker Parent Company Summary

Parent Company Name: 
CenturyLink
Ownership Structure: 
publicly traded (ticker symbol CTL)
Headquartered in: 
Louisiana
Major Industry: 
telecommunications
Specific Industry: 
telecommunications
Subsidy SummarySubsidy ValueNumber of Awards
State/Local$37,865,892492
Federal (grants and allocated tax credits)$13,757,4986
TOTAL$51,623,390498
Loan / Bailout SummaryTotal Face ValueNumber of Awards
State/Local loans, bond financing and venture capital$500,0001
Federal loans, loan guarantees and bailout assistance (not including repayments)$1,828,0001
TOTAL$2,328,0002
Time Period for State and Local Awards: 

Earliest year of data: 1987. 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 2017.

Time Period for Federal Awards: 

FY2000 to the present

Notes: 

Dollar totals do not include awards for which no subsidy value is disclosed.

Associated Names: 

CENTURY LINK; CENTURY MARKETING SOLUTIONS; CENTURYLINK; CENTURYLINK CENTURYLINK COMMUNICATIONS; CENTURYLINK CENTURYTEL OF COLORADO; CENTURYLINK CENTURYTEL OF EAGLE; CENTURYLINK QWEEST; CENTURYLINK QWEST; CENTURYLINK QWEST BROADBAND SVC; CENTURYLINK, INC - QEST CORPORATION; CENTURYLINK, INC - QWEST CORPROATION; CENTURYTEL; CONTINENTAL HOLDING; EMBARQ; LEVEL 3 COMMUNICATIONS; LEVEL 3 EON; QWEST; SAVVIS COMMUNICATIONS; TELCOVE; TIER 3 INC; TIME WARNER TELECOM; UNITED TELEPHONE OF OHIO

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

For an overview of political contributions associated with this company, see its Follow the Money page.


Top 5 States for state/local awardsTotal Subsidy $Number of Awards
Colorado$12,665,108441
Louisiana$7,603,36114
Oklahoma$4,275,23413
Wisconsin$4,000,0001
Idaho$3,180,6846
All other$6,141,50517

Individual Subsidy Records:

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Companysort icon Location Subsidy Source Year Subsidy Value Loan/Bailout Value Type of Subsidy
CENTURYLINK, INC - QWEST CORPORATION Colorado state 2019 $4,767 tax credit/rebate
CENTURYLINK, INC - QWEST CORPORATION Colorado state 2019 $4,753 tax credit/rebate
CENTURYLINK, INC - QWEST CORPORATION Colorado state 2019 $4,683 tax credit/rebate
CENTURYLINK, INC - QWEST CORPORATION Colorado state 2019 $4,433 tax credit/rebate
CENTURYLINK, INC - QWEST CORPORATION Colorado state 2019 $4,261 tax credit/rebate
CENTURYLINK, INC - QWEST CORPORATION Colorado state 2019 $4,200 tax credit/rebate
CENTURYLINK, INC - QWEST CORPORATION Colorado state 2019 $4,191 tax credit/rebate
CENTURYLINK, INC - QWEST CORPORATION Colorado state 2019 $3,587 tax credit/rebate
CENTURYLINK, INC - QWEST CORPORATION Colorado state 2019 $3,495 tax credit/rebate
CENTURYLINK, INC - QWEST CORPORATION Colorado state 2019 $3,464 tax credit/rebate
CENTURYLINK, INC - QWEST CORPORATION Colorado state 2019 $3,341 tax credit/rebate
CENTURYLINK, INC - QWEST CORPORATION Colorado state 2019 $3,320 tax credit/rebate
CENTURYLINK, INC - QWEST CORPORATION Colorado state 2019 $3,225 tax credit/rebate
CENTURYLINK, INC - QWEST CORPORATION Colorado state 2019 $3,070 tax credit/rebate
CENTURYLINK, INC - QWEST CORPORATION Colorado state 2019 $3,065 tax credit/rebate
CENTURYLINK, INC - QWEST CORPORATION Colorado state 2019 $3,038 tax credit/rebate
CENTURYLINK, INC - QWEST CORPORATION Colorado state 2019 $2,790 tax credit/rebate
CENTURYLINK, INC - QWEST CORPORATION Colorado state 2019 $2,772 tax credit/rebate
CENTURYLINK, INC - QWEST CORPORATION Colorado state 2019 $2,557 tax credit/rebate
CENTURYLINK, INC - QWEST CORPORATION Colorado state 2019 $2,454 tax credit/rebate
CENTURYLINK, INC - QWEST CORPORATION Colorado state 2019 $2,402 tax credit/rebate
CENTURYLINK, INC - QWEST CORPORATION Colorado state 2019 $2,231 tax credit/rebate
CENTURYLINK, INC - QWEST CORPORATION Colorado state 2019 $2,229 tax credit/rebate
CENTURYLINK, INC - QWEST CORPORATION Colorado state 2019 $2,221 tax credit/rebate
CENTURYLINK, INC - QWEST CORPORATION Colorado state 2019 $2,197 tax credit/rebate
CENTURYLINK, INC - QWEST CORPORATION Colorado state 2019 $2,084 tax credit/rebate
CENTURYLINK, INC - QWEST CORPORATION Colorado state 2019 $2,056 tax credit/rebate
CENTURYLINK, INC - QWEST CORPORATION Colorado state 2019 $1,993 tax credit/rebate
CENTURYLINK, INC - QWEST CORPORATION Colorado state 2019 $1,942 tax credit/rebate
CENTURYLINK, INC - QWEST CORPORATION Colorado state 2019 $1,878 tax credit/rebate
CENTURYLINK, INC - QWEST CORPORATION Colorado state 2019 $1,679 tax credit/rebate
CENTURYLINK, INC - QWEST CORPORATION Colorado state 2019 $1,495 tax credit/rebate
CENTURYLINK, INC - QWEST CORPORATION Colorado state 2019 $1,420 tax credit/rebate
CENTURYLINK, INC - QWEST CORPORATION Colorado state 2019 $1,416 tax credit/rebate
CENTURYLINK, INC - QWEST CORPORATION Colorado state 2019 $1,394 tax credit/rebate
CENTURYLINK, INC - QWEST CORPORATION Colorado state 2019 $1,367 tax credit/rebate
CENTURYLINK, INC - QWEST CORPORATION Colorado state 2019 $1,311 tax credit/rebate
CENTURYLINK, INC - QWEST CORPORATION Colorado state 2019 $1,175 tax credit/rebate
CENTURYLINK, INC - QWEST CORPORATION Colorado state 2019 $1,166 tax credit/rebate
CENTURYLINK, INC - QWEST CORPORATION Colorado state 2019 $1,083 tax credit/rebate
CENTURYLINK, INC - QWEST CORPROATION Colorado state 2017 $1,597 tax credit/rebate
CENTURYLINK, INC QWEST CORPORATION Colorado state 2017 $1,776 tax credit/rebate
CENTURYLINK, INC QWEST CORPORATION Colorado state 2017 $1,797 tax credit/rebate
CENTURYLINK, INC, QWEST CORPORATION Colorado state 2016 $5,552 tax credit/rebate
CenturyLink, Inc. Kansas state 2011 $1,610,434 training reimbursement
CENTURYLINK, INC. - Centurylink Communications, LLC Colorado state 2019 $37,422 tax credit/rebate
CENTURYLINK, INC. - Centurylink Communications, LLC Colorado state 2019 $17,260 tax credit/rebate
CENTURYLINK, INC. - Centurylink Communications, LLC Colorado state 2019 $7,065 tax credit/rebate
CENTURYLINK, INC. - Centurylink Communications, LLC Colorado state 2019 $1,169 tax credit/rebate
CENTURYLINK, INC. - CENTURYTEL OF COLORADO, INC. Colorado state 2019 $1,670 tax credit/rebate
CENTURYLINK, INC. - CENTURYTEL OF EAGLE, INC. Colorado state 2019 $6,458 tax credit/rebate
CENTURYLINK, INC. - CENTURYTEL OF EAGLE, INC. Colorado state 2019 $4,499 tax credit/rebate
CENTURYLINK, INC. - CENTURYTEL OF EAGLE, INC. Colorado state 2019 $4,202 tax credit/rebate
CENTURYLINK, INC. - CENTURYTEL OF EAGLE, INC. Colorado state 2019 $3,045 tax credit/rebate
CENTURYLINK, INC. - CENTURYTEL OF EAGLE, INC. Colorado state 2019 $2,813 tax credit/rebate
CENTURYLINK, INC. - CENTURYTEL OF EAGLE, INC. Colorado state 2019 $2,213 tax credit/rebate
CENTURYLINK, INC. - CENTURYTEL OF EAGLE, INC. Colorado state 2019 $2,182 tax credit/rebate
CENTURYLINK, INC. - CENTURYTEL OF EAGLE, INC. Colorado state 2019 $1,919 tax credit/rebate
CENTURYLINK, INC. - CENTURYTEL OF EAGLE, INC. Colorado state 2019 $1,890 tax credit/rebate
CENTURYLINK, INC. - CENTURYTEL OF EAGLE, INC. Colorado state 2019 $1,652 tax credit/rebate
CENTURYLINK, INC. - CENTURYTEL OF EAGLE, INC. Colorado state 2019 $1,572 tax credit/rebate
CENTURYLINK, INC. - CENTURYTEL OF EAGLE, INC. Colorado state 2019 $1,474 tax credit/rebate
CENTURYLINK, INC. - CENTURYTEL OF EAGLE, INC. Colorado state 2019 $1,376 tax credit/rebate
CENTURYLINK, INC. - Qwest Broadband Services Colorado state 2019 $10,609 tax credit/rebate
CENTURYLINK, INC. - QWEST CORP Colorado state 2019 $107,812 tax credit/rebate
CENTURYLINK, INC. - QWEST CORP Colorado state 2019 $95,679 tax credit/rebate
CENTURYLINK, INC. - QWEST CORP Colorado state 2019 $89,886 tax credit/rebate
CENTURYLINK, INC. - QWEST CORP Colorado state 2019 $66,781 tax credit/rebate
CENTURYLINK, INC. - QWEST CORP Colorado state 2019 $65,612 tax credit/rebate
CENTURYLINK, INC. - QWEST CORP Colorado state 2019 $38,210 tax credit/rebate
CENTURYLINK, INC. - QWEST CORP Colorado state 2019 $36,197 tax credit/rebate
CENTURYLINK, INC. - QWEST CORP Colorado state 2019 $35,933 tax credit/rebate
CENTURYLINK, INC. - QWEST CORP Colorado state 2019 $34,946 tax credit/rebate
CENTURYLINK, INC. - QWEST CORP Colorado state 2019 $34,351 tax credit/rebate
CENTURYLINK, INC. - QWEST CORP Colorado state 2019 $29,443 tax credit/rebate
CENTURYLINK, INC. - QWEST CORP Colorado state 2019 $22,637 tax credit/rebate
CENTURYLINK, INC. - QWEST CORP Colorado state 2019 $22,404 tax credit/rebate
CENTURYLINK, INC. - QWEST CORP Colorado state 2019 $19,578 tax credit/rebate
CENTURYLINK, INC. - QWEST CORP Colorado state 2019 $16,692 tax credit/rebate
CENTURYLINK, INC. - QWEST CORP Colorado state 2019 $15,318 tax credit/rebate
CENTURYLINK, INC. - QWEST CORP Colorado state 2019 $14,433 tax credit/rebate
CENTURYLINK, INC. - QWEST CORP Colorado state 2019 $14,121 tax credit/rebate
CENTURYLINK, INC. - QWEST CORP Colorado state 2019 $12,246 tax credit/rebate
CENTURYLINK, INC. - QWEST CORP Colorado state 2019 $12,151 tax credit/rebate
CENTURYLINK, INC. - QWEST CORP Colorado state 2019 $11,347 tax credit/rebate
CENTURYLINK, INC. - QWEST CORP Colorado state 2019 $11,285 tax credit/rebate
CENTURYLINK, INC. - QWEST CORP Colorado state 2019 $11,198 tax credit/rebate
CENTURYLINK, INC. - QWEST CORP Colorado state 2019 $10,311 tax credit/rebate
CENTURYLINK, INC. - QWEST CORP Colorado state 2019 $9,553 tax credit/rebate
CENTURYLINK, INC. - QWEST CORP Colorado state 2019 $9,132 tax credit/rebate
CENTURYLINK, INC. - QWEST CORP Colorado state 2019 $8,530 tax credit/rebate
CENTURYLINK, INC. - QWEST CORP Colorado state 2019 $8,421 tax credit/rebate
CENTURYLINK, INC. - QWEST CORP Colorado state 2019 $8,029 tax credit/rebate
CENTURYLINK, INC. - QWEST CORP Colorado state 2019 $7,902 tax credit/rebate
CENTURYLINK, INC. - QWEST CORP Colorado state 2019 $7,853 tax credit/rebate
CENTURYLINK, INC. - QWEST CORP Colorado state 2019 $7,671 tax credit/rebate
CENTURYLINK, INC. - QWEST CORP Colorado state 2019 $7,479 tax credit/rebate
CENTURYLINK, INC. - QWEST CORP Colorado state 2019 $7,272 tax credit/rebate
CENTURYLINK, INC. - QWEST CORP Colorado state 2019 $7,065 tax credit/rebate
CENTURYLINK, INC. - QWEST CORP Colorado state 2019 $7,027 tax credit/rebate
CENTURYLINK, INC. - QWEST CORP Colorado state 2019 $6,366 tax credit/rebate
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