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Movers and Takers

Are you getting stiffed on relocation incentives?

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This story appears in the March 2003 issue of Entrepreneur. Subscribe »

States across the country enthusiastically wave the banner of business friendliness. But when it comes to handing out financial incentives, most companies miss out.

According to a survey released in September 2002 by PricewaterhouseCoopers, one in four of the small and middle-market companies received help to fund expansion or relocation plans. Those who qualify for tax breaks, low-interest loans and cash grants were also more likely to be manufacturers than service companies, though service businesses represent a faster-growing sector of the economy.

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