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'Nashville' producers mull moving to Texas, Ga. over tax incentives

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Actresses Connie Britton, left, and Hayden Panettiere, two of the stars of the new drama series "Nashville" speak during a panel discussion. (Reuters)

If you’re a taxpayer in Georgia or Texas, pay attention.

In a few months’ time it’s possible your money will subsidize a product designed to advertise and help Tennessee.

Are you OK with that?

According to the Tennessean, the producers of ABC’s “Nashville” aren’t happy state officials will likely offer them no more than $3 million in incentives in exchange for filming season three on location. That’s almost one-fourth the amount state officials awarded the show for season two for the same purpose. It’s slightly half what they got for season one.

The newspaper reported “Nashville” producers are considering relocating the show several hundred miles away — to Texas or perhaps Georgia, only one state away.

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