Starbucks, J&J Latest To Push For Wind Tax Credit Extension

Law360, Chicago (September 18, 2012, 7:54 PM EDT) -- Starbucks Corp., Johnson & Johnson and 17 other companies urged congressional leaders Tuesday to extend a federal incentive for wind energy development currently set to expire in December, saying the extension would benefit consumers, keep the country competitive globally and create jobs.

The corporate group, which also includes Sprint and Yahoo Inc., told lawmakers in a letter that failing to extend the production tax credit for wind energy before the end of the 112th Congress will amount to slapping a tax on companies "committed to buying...
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