You do realize that nothing is "confiscated" from you, right?
The 25% is a REBATE after all taxes/expenses/revenue have been paid TO the state. The state audits every production afterwards to account for the money spent in North Carolina. They still spent and left 75%. If they don't come to NC at all....there is 0%! ZERO, ZIP, NADA. But a lot of people will go on unemployment.
Does Best Buy "own" you money if you've never purchased a TV from them?
A tiny bit of reading comprehension / common sense goes a long way in having a dialogue. And spelling counts also.
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