Wal-Mart Subsidies in Lewiston, ME
|Address||31 Alfred Plourde Pkwy|
|Type of Facility||distribution center|
|Value of Subsidies||$16 million|
NarrativeThe city provided infrastructure reimbursements worth $5.9 million (through tax increment financing), land worth $330,600 and infrastructure improvements valued at $2.7 million. The state provided a Business Equipment Tax reimbursement worth $4.7 million and an employment-tax increment financing plan (through which Wal-Mart receives a percentage of qualified employees' income tax withholdings) valued at $2.4 million, assuming 450 jobs are created.