We’ve been saying it for years: the government should not be picking winners and losers with the tax code.
And now Harley realizes that the strings the government attaches to its tax credits are not worth the money.
Good for them. If I had the money to spare, I’d buy their stock.
Harley Davidson takes the Libertarian Road on Subsidies: Wisconsin LP applauds decision
Libertarian Party: Wisconsin government micro-management fails
[Rothschild] Harley-Davidson Inc. has rejected the state’s offer of up to $25 million in tax credits aimed at keeping manufacturing jobs in Wisconsin, preferring to make its own management decisions without the strings that came with the offer from the Wisconsin Department of Commerce.