MADISON — A
Madison company that's developed a test to screen for colorectal
cancer is offered $9 million in tax incentives to grow its
The tax credits
for Exact Sciences come from the quasi-public Wisconsin Economic
Development Corp. Exact Sciences would have to hire about 760
additional employees and make about $26 million into capital
improvements by the end of 2020.
currently has 430 employees and moved to Madison from
Massachusetts in 2009. It received regulatory approval for its
Cologuard test last year.
CEO Kevin Conroy
says the company plans to double its staff by the end of this