Virginia – Data Center Tax Breaks a Good Deal: Report

State and local governments doling out tax breaks to companies building and leasing data centers are a widespread practice, albeit a controversial one, since a new data center doesn’t create nearly as many new jobs as, say, a factory. But Continue reading Virginia – Data Center Tax Breaks a Good Deal: Report

Indiana – State Makes Data Center Tax Exemptions Law

Data center operators must invest between $25m and $150m in the state over five years to take part in the scheme The state of Indiana has signed a bill into law that provides data center operators with exemptions from sales Continue reading Indiana – State Makes Data Center Tax Exemptions Law

Indiana – Data Center Taxation Legislation Unanimously Passes Senate

House Bill 1405 could help data centers in Lawrenceburg and elsewhere in Indiana more profitable and affordable. (Indianapolis, Ind.) – Data centers in Indiana are getting some encouragement from a bill which has passed the Indiana Senate. Senators voted 46-0 Continue reading Indiana – Data Center Taxation Legislation Unanimously Passes Senate

Pennsylvania – Rep. Nesbit To Introduce Legislation Establishing Sales And Use Tax Exemption Data Centers

State Rep. Tedd C. Nesbit (R-Butler/Mercer Counties) said in a recent memorandum that he plans to introduce legislation to establish a sales and use tax exemption for certain equipment purchased by data centers and their tenants to encourage companies to Continue reading Pennsylvania – Rep. Nesbit To Introduce Legislation Establishing Sales And Use Tax Exemption Data Centers

Nebraska – Sales and Use Tax Exemption for Shipments by Data Centers

SALT Report 1648 – Effective January 1, 2013, the Nebraska Department of Revenue will provide an exemption for tangible personal property acquired by qualified data centers located in Nebraska. The exemption applies to tangible personal property t… Continue reading Nebraska – Sales and Use Tax Exemption for Shipments by Data Centers

Virginia – Investment and Job Creation Requirements for Data Center Exemptions

SALT Report 1220 – The Virginia Tax Commissioner has issued a ruling regarding the investment and job creation requirements for the sales and use tax data center exemption. The Commissioner provides three scenarios. First Scenario A single entity … Continue reading Virginia – Investment and Job Creation Requirements for Data Center Exemptions