Tag: tax abatement

Remember the voters when you agree to give BigWind a PILOT

Hardin and Logan county commissioners should take note: A PILOT is a payment-in-lieu-of-taxes that Ohio county commissioners may provide BigWind projects. It allows them to pay a fraction of their true tax bill, estimated at only 15% of the allowable amount under Ohio tax laws. All politics is local and throughout Ohio and the Midwest, … Continue reading Remember the voters when you agree to give BigWind a PILOT

BigWind subsidies are best when “double-dipped”

Below, you will read the phrase, "by error or design". Very clever! Does this administration do anything by accident? Or this EPA? There is no doubt in our minds this delectable dessert was "by design", along with the PILOT programs, carefully-worded leases, etc….. Federally subsidized wind turbine and solar facility owners may be double-dipping federal … Continue reading BigWind subsidies are best when “double-dipped”