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11:00 pm
Wed September 25, 2013

Candidate Profile: Bill Saffo, Mayor of Wilmington

Mayor Bill Saffo
City of Wilmington

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Mayor Bill Saffo is running unopposed this season for what will be his fifth term serving the City of Wilmington. 

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Local
5:00 am
Mon June 17, 2013

State incentives for alternative energy companies might do more for China than NC

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As New Hanover County and City of Wilmington officials hand out financial incentives to companies they hope to keep in the Cape Fear region, the state is also considering the effectiveness of incentives. 

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Local
2:20 pm
Sun June 2, 2013

Do incentives spur economic growth?

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Business incentives can come in several forms – tax breaks, direct grants, the building of infrastructure – such as roadways or utilities.  

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Local
6:02 am
Mon February 25, 2013

In spite of distaste, Sen. Goolsby works to distinguish film tax credits from traditional incentives

As lawmakers in Raleigh consider how to approach the mammoth task of tax modernization, business incentives are poised to be at the center of heated debates.  

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Local
4:26 am
Mon February 11, 2013

Business Brief: State Rep. Susi Hamilton prepares to make case for film incentives

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North Carolina’s tax code is nearly a century old and state lawmakers are looking hard at options to bring the system up-to-date without triggering unintended and potentially negative consequences. 

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