The tax relief hopes of Detroit's Big Three auto makers and a good chunk of its supply base could face an uphill battle, as lawmakers spar over Michigan Gov. Jennifer Granholm's plan designed to overhaul the state's Single Business Tax (SBT) and provide property tax relief. Granholm's deal, supported by OEMs and major suppliers, annually could put as much as $1 billion back in the pockets of certain Michigan companies, with auto firms standing to gain much of the savings. Granholm ...

Premium Content (PAID Subscription Required)

"Auto Industry's Michigan Tax-Fix Hopes Face Hurdles" is part of the paid WardsAuto Premium content. You must log in with Premium credentials in order to access this article. Premium paid subscribers also gain access to:

  All of WardsAuto's reliable, in-depth industry reporting and analysis
  Hundreds of downloadable data tables including:
  •   Global sales and production data by country
  •   U.S. model-line inventory data
  •   Engine and equipment installation rates
  •   WardsAuto's North America Plant by Platform forecast
  •   Product Cycle chart
  •   Interrelationships among major OEMs
  •   Medium- and heavy-duty truck volumes
   •  Historical data and much more!

For pricing and subscription information please contact
Lisa Williamson by email: or phone: (248) 799-2642

Current subscribers, please login or CLICK for support information.

Already registered? here.