When local governments subsidize corporations that move into their communities, students are the ones who pay. Good Jobs First calculated that in sum, 149 school districts lost $1,000 per student in 2019 alone due to these tax abatements. Read the report that details how tax abatements are robbing students of the education they deserve and what localities can do to protect students and their futures.
Abating Our Future: How Students Pay for Corporate Tax Breaks
Good Jobs First, March 30, 2021