Property tax incentives generally occur in rural areas that have little existing industry and few jobs. They go to operations like large distribution centers that have no local competition.<quoted text>
How about the stores that sold outdoor equipment & supplies that have been paying taxes for years. Now their tax dollars go to bringing in competition that will run them out of business.
How about companies in that area for decades growing adding jobs & supporting the community for decades. What do they get?
Others, like Cabela's, are unique operations that attract satellite businesses such as motels and restaurants.