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Did you know that the average state has more than 30 job subsidy programs—property tax abatements, corporate income tax credits, land write-downs, and more? Makes you wonder why job creation isn't at an all-time high, doesn't it?

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Foreword, by William Greider

Chapter 1: The Tax Dodgers Are Coming! The Tax Dodgers Are Coming!

Chapter 2: Site Location 101: How Companies Decide Where to Expand or Relocate

Chapter 3: Fantus and the Rise of the Economic War Among the States

Chapter 4: "Single Sales Factor" and the Corporate Assault on the Income Tax

Chapter 5: Property Tax Abatements and Your Local School

Chapter 6: Subsidizing Sprawl, Subsidizing Wal-Mart

Chapter 7: Loot, Loot, Loot for the Home Team

Chapter 8: Shifting the Burden

Chapter 9: Building a New Consensus for Reform




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