Tax breaks proposed to protect N.C. jobs

Russell, Thomas
February 2007
Furniture/Today;2/5/2007, Vol. 31 Issue 22, p45
Trade Publication
The article discusses a draft legislation on tax incentives and property tax breaks proposed by an industrial committee to protect furniture manufacturing jobs in North Carolina (N.C.). The recommendations of the bill, including creation of N.C. Furniture Fund and construction of Furniture Technology Center at Catawba Valley Community College in Hickory, N.C., are discussed. The creation of N.C. Furniture Council to promote and create jobs in furniture industry is also discussed.


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