Subsidy Tracker Individual Entry

Company: 
Computer Associates (now CA Technologies)
Parent Company: 
CA Inc.
Subsidy Source: 
local
Location: 
New York
City: 
Islandia
County: 
Suffolk
Project Description: 

software company headquarters

Year: 
1989
Major Industry of Parent: 
information technology
Specific Industry of Parent: 
software
Subsidy Value: 
$179,200,000
Program Name: 
multiple
Awarding Agency: 
Suffolk County Executive
Type of Subsidy: 
MEGADEAL
Number of Jobs or Training Slots: 
3,000
Source of Data: 

The subsidy values and the jobs projection came from: Charles V. Zehren, "The Making of a Megadeal: Why giant Computer Associates will move HQ from Nassau to Suffolk," Newsday, April 3, 1989.

Notes: 

After Computer Associates announced that it was considering relocating its headquarters from Nassau County, neighboring Suffolk County put together a subsidy package consisting of $167 million in construction financing and $12.2 million in property tax abatements. The main Subsidy Tracker data include Industrial Development Agency entries for 2003-2005.

Source Notes: 
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