Port St. Lucie City Business Tax Break Measure (November 2010)

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A Port St. Lucie City Business Tax Break Measure was on the November 2, 2010 ballot in the city of Port St. Lucie, which is in St. Lucie County.

This measure was approved

  • YES 21,440 (55.92%)Approveda
  • NO 16,901 (44.08%)[1]

This measure asked voters if they wanted to allow the city council to give tax breaks to new local businesses that wanted to start up in the county or those that planned to expand in the county. How much of a property tax break would be allowed to a company would be decided by the council. The previous tax break ordinance expired in 2007 and around 4,200 jobs were estimated to have been created with that incentive measure.[2]

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