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December 27, 2017
Court: Simplot owes taxes on ‘meeting place'
Jack's Urban Meeting Place in Boise is a five-story complex funded by the family of the Idaho business icon J.R. Simplot.
By KIMBERLEE KRUESI
The five-story complex called JUMP — or Jack's Urban Meeting Place — is a community gathering place and creative center funded by the family of the Idaho business icon J.R. Simplot.
BOISE — The Idaho Supreme Court has ruled that the J.R. Simplot Foundation was not eligible for a tax exemption while constructing its “urban meeting place” in downtown Boise in the 2015 tax year.
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