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West Virginia 2019 Revenue Lost to Tax Abatement Programs


Total Revenue Lost: 
$13,640,170
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State-level programs

Click on the name of a program for more details.

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
Morgantown Municipality $475,260
Berkeley County Board of Education School district $4,458,503
Boone County Board of Education School district $0
Brooke County Board of Education School district $125,959
Doddridge County Board of Education School district $0
Gilmer County Board of Education School district $0
Greenbrier County Board of Education School district $0
Hancock County Board of Education School district $0
Hardy County Board of Education School district $0
Harrison County Board of Education School district $0
Marshall County Board of Education School district $300,000
Mason County Board of Education School district $0
Mcdowell County Board of Education School district $0
Mineral County Board of Education School district $0
Mingo County Board of Education School district $0
Monongalia County Board Of Education School district $0
Monroe County Board of Education School district $0
Morgan County Board of Education School district $0
Nicholas County Board of Education School district $0
Pendleton County Board of Education School district $0
Pleasants County Board of Education School district $4,222,252
Pocahontas County Board of Education School district $1,754
Putnam County Board of Education School district $0
Raleigh County Board of Education School district $36,676
Ritchie County Board of Education School district $0
Roane County Board of Education School district $0
Summers County Board of Education School district $0
Taylor County Board of Education School district $0
Tyler County Board of Education School district $0
Webster County Board of Education School district $0
Wetzel County Board of Education School district $487,020
Wirt County Board of Education School district $0
Wood County Board of Education School district $3,532,746
TABULATED LOCALITY AND DISTRICT TOTAL $13,640,170