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April 16, 2014 12:00 AM

Peter Crabb: Tax breaks to lure business do little to spur Idaho's growth

Earlier this month, Idaho Gov. Butch Otter signed a new state law that will refund up to 30 percent of state corporate income taxes, payroll taxes and sales taxes for any business that creates 50 new jobs in urban areas or 20 in rural areas. This new tax incentive will supposedly lure big employers to our state and expand the economy.

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