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County proposes business property tax abatement

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A tax abatement policy to lure new business to Hubbard County should be a tool handy in the county's arsenal, board members agreed Wednesday.


Under a proposed policy, the county, township, city or school district could abate all or a portion of a property owner's taxes or reallocate them to pay for infrastructure to spur development.

"We want it there in case an opportunity" arises, commissioner Kathy Grell said.

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Sarah Smith
Sarah Smith is the outdoors editor. She covers courts, business and breaking news in addition to outdoors events.
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