Posted Monday, July 23, 2007 11:53 PM | Contributed by Jeff
Jeff and Pat review this week's news in the amusement industry.
Link: CoasterBuzz Podcast
I think it's because most real estate companies are structured in a way where they pay less taxes as a corporation so long as they re-invest most of their revenue, i.e. they're looking for land to buy to get rid of their cash.
I dunno if Merlin is US or not (since you mentioned Alton Towers), so it might be a little bit different, but I think that's the overall premise.
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