Subsidy Tracker Individual Entry

Company: 
Amazon
Parent Company: 
Amazon.com
Subsidy Source: 
local
Location: 
Texas
City: 
San Marcos
County: 
Hays
Project Description: 

fulfillment center

Year: 
2015
Major Industry of Parent: 
retailing
Specific Industry of Parent: 
retail-internet
Subsidy Value: 
$11,000,000
Program Name: 
Chapter 380 Agreement
Awarding Agency: 
Hays County and the City of San Marcos
Type of Subsidy: 
property tax abatement
Number of Jobs or Training Slots: 
350
Capital Investment: 
$191 million
Source of Data: 

Sean Collins Walsh and Dan Zehr, ?Amazon agrees to build distribution center in San Marcos,? Austin American Statesman, August 20, 2015; online at: http://www.mystatesman.com/news/business/amazon-agrees-to-build-distribu...

Notes: 

Subsidy is in the form of a 10-year 40 percent property tax abatement and an 85 percent personal property tax rebate. The rebates can be extended another five years.

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