Greg LeRoy

Greg LeRoy is executive director and founder of Good Jobs First. He is the author of the  2005 book The Great American Jobs Scam: Corporate Tax Dodging and the Myth of Job Creation.

An Amazon worker in Phoenix, Arizona, wheels a dolly with boxes.

HQ2 Employees Might Unwittingly Pay Their Taxes to Amazon

Some cities vying for HQ2 offer a way for companies like Amazon to automatically recoup a percentage of employees’ salaries from…the employees.

Amazon Seattle headquarters expansion

Amazon's HQ2 and the Rise of Big-Ticket Megadeals

Tax-break auctions for Foxconn, Apple, and now Amazon’s HQ2. The number of deals with cities and states valued at $50 million or above is growing.