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The Governmental Accounting Standards Board, GASB, has released a new standard requiring state and local governments to publicly report how much revenue is lost due to economic development tax breaks.


In 2014 New York State offered a $10 million subsidy package to Time, Inc. to relocate its offices to lower Manhattan, rather than New Jersey. An opinion piece co-authored by GJNY's Elizabeth Bird and The NewsGuild of New York's president Bill O'Meara draws attention to the recurring downsizing efforts at Time Inc.

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