Over the years, Industrial Development Agencies have become detached from the control and accountability to elected officials/
Much of it is the fault of part time lawmakers who routinely cede authority to the unelected with big salaries.
The ability to tax (or not tax) is at the heart of the forming of our nation, and unelected and unaccountable boards are able to obviate taxes for who they choose.
The current spat that Perry writes about is over wind, but it goes on all the time with exemptions and these tax evading property swaps.
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