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West Virginia 2017 Revenue Lost to Tax Abatement Programs


Total Revenue Lost: 
$7,638,494
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State-level programs

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Program Name Program Type Revenue Loss
(N/A - no disclosure) (N/A - no disclosure) not reported
TABULATED STATE-LEVEL TOTAL $0

Tabulated localities and districts

Click on the name of jurisdiction for a list of tax abatement programs that reduced its tax revenue.

We estimated the reporting rate among local governments for each state using 2018 and 2019 data. This is to gauge how much data is available in that state.

For West Virginia, the estimated reporting rate is as follows:

Cities/counties: 4 out of 29 CAFRs or financial statements we examined provided information on tax abatement programs in accordance with GASB Statement No.77.

School districts: 33 out of 55 CAFRs or financial statements we examined provided information on tax abatement programs in accordance with GASB Statement No.77.

Concerned about the lack of disclosure? Check out the roadmap on GASB 77 compliance we created for WV. You can also get a CSV file of the localities in WV that did not make any tax abatement disclosures in their annual financial reports.

Local government / school district financial audits are posted here.

Reporting Jurisdiction Jurisdiction Type Gross Revenue Loss
Greenbrier County County $2,307,147
Wetzel County County $102,280
Beckley Municipality $119,739
Bluefield Municipality $13,433
Charleston Municipality $293,485
Clarksburg Municipality $392,139
Huntington Municipality $198,238
Martinsburg Municipality $214,441
Morgantown Municipality $387,547
Parkersburg Municipality $25,510
Weirton Municipality $425,610
Brooke County Board of Education School district $230,303
Harrison County Board of Education School district $0
Marshall County Board of Education School district $769,451
Monongalia County Board of Education School district $0
Nicholas County Board of Education School district $0
Pleasants County Board of Education School district $2,095,434
Pocahontas County Board of Education School district $1,751
Putnam County Board of Education School district $3,601
Wetzel County Board of Education School district $58,385
TABULATED LOCALITY AND DISTRICT TOTAL $7,638,494