Company: Microsoft Parent Company: Microsoft Subsidy Source: multiple Location: Iowa City: West Des Moines Project Description: data center Year: 2010 Major Industry of Parent: information technology Specific Industry of Parent: software Subsidy Value: $65,317,242 Program Name: multiple Awarding Agency: multiple Type of Subsidy:
Number of Jobs or Training Slots: 69 Capital Investment: $1,000,000,000 Source of Data: Details of the megadeal are taken from" Money Lost to The Cloud", a report by Good Jobs First. October 2016; online at (click here) Notes: The subsidy package for a data center and its expansion came from state and local governments and included state sales tax exemption of $36.6 million and High Quality Jobs Tax Credit program of $21 million. The city also committed $8 million to improve infrastructure around the project. Overlap with main Subsidy Tracker data: none. Source Notes: If an online information source is not working, check the Tracker inventory page for an updated link.