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Posted on: February 17, 2008

[ARCHIVED] Cedar Falls Seeks the Attention of Microsoft and Other High Tech Businesses

Readers of the Seattle Times may take time to make a virtual visit to Cedar Falls, IA. If they do, they will find the answers to why Microsoft and other high tech business should locate in Cedar Falls, "A Great Place To Call Home." Iowa lawmakers recently passed a bill exempting Microsoft and other web portal businesses from state sales tax for six years. Local NBC affiliate, KWWL, highlighted the efforts to attract high tech businesses in a news story (best viewed with Windows Media Player) that aired February 21st.

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