Chicago wants to give over $1 billion in taxes from workers at Amazon's new headquarters back to Amazon
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Chicago, Illinois wants Amazon to build its second headquarters in the city.

The city's official bid states that Amazon would be able to keep $1.32 billion of the personal income taxes paid by its workers annually.

Critics of the proposal say that Amazon would profit from tax money that would normally go toward investment in civic services and infrastructure, like schools and roads.

In the battle over Amazon's second headquarters, some North American cities are going to extreme lengths to...


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