Incentives

Incentives
Benefit Rebate: provides a payroll rebate of up to 15% in target sectors for up to 10 years and either a 4% sales/use tax rebate on capital expenditures or a facility...
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Benefit Tax credit program: provides a 35% refundable tax credit for Louisiana resident labor expenditures and up to a 25% refundable tax credit on qualified production expenditures. Eligibility (Not Comprehensive) Open to all...
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Benefit Informational Services:  Louisiana Economic Development's Economic Gardening Initiative provides Louisiana-based small businesses with the information they need to grow and succeed. Eligibility (Not Comprehensive) Company must have maintained its principal place of...
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Benefit Tax credit program: provides a one-time $2,500 tax credit per certified net new permanent, full-time job, and either a 4% sales/use tax rebate on qualifying expenses or an investment tax...
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Benefit Certification program: designed to help eligible Louisiana small businesses gain greater access to purchasing and contracting opportunities that are available at the State governmental level. Eligibility (Not Comprehensive) The company must have...
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Benefit Property tax abatement: provides a 100% property tax abatement for up to 10 years on manufacturer’s qualifying capital investments Eligibility (Not Comprehensive) Businesses must be classified as a manufacturer or related to...
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Benefit Workforce development program: provides workforce recruitment, screening and training to eligible new and expanding Louisiana companies at no cost. Eligibility (Not Comprehensive) Any manufacturing, digital media, corporate headquarters, warehouse and distribution, research...
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Benefit Tax credit program: provides a tax credit of up to 30% on qualified production expenditures and an additional 10% tax credit for Louisiana resident labor expenditures. Eligibiltiy (Not Comprehensive) Open to all...
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Benefit Tax credit program: provides a tax credit of 18% for musical and theatrical productions and state certified higher education infrastructure projects; additional credits are available for employing Louisiana residents and...
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Benefit Cash rebate: provides up to 6% rebate on annual payroll expenses for up to 10 years, and either a 4% sales/use tax rebate on capital expenditures or an investment tax...
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Benefit Tax credit program: provides up to a 40% tax credit for Louisiana businesses (based on employment) that conduct research and development activities in Louisiana Eligibility (Not Comprehensive) Must have incurred research and...
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Benefit Property tax abatement: Provides 100% abatement for up to 10 years for the rehabilitation of an existing structure based on assessed valuation of property prior to beginning of improvements. Eligibility (Not...
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Benefit Technical Assistance: provides the managerial and technical assistance training needed to grow and sustain a small business. Provides for developmental assistance, including entrepreneurial training, marketing, computer skills accounting, business planning,...
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Benefit Loan assistance program: provides up to 75% loan guarantees to facilitate capital accessibility not to exceed $1.5 million. The program's purpose is to provide financial assistance, which will help with...
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Benefit Tax credit program: provides a 18% tax credit issued as a rebate on qualified expenditures for sound recording productions. Eligibility (Not Comprehensive) This program incentivizes sound recording, defined as recording of music,...
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Benefit Tax credit program: Provides a refundable tax credit of 28.8% for individuals or businesses that invest in the commercialization of Louisiana technology and a payroll rebate of 4.32% for the...
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Benefit Certification Program:  designed to help eligible Louisiana Veteran-owned and Service-Connected Disabled-Veteran-owned small businesses gain greater access to purchasing and contracting opportunities that are available at the state government level.   Eligibility (Not...
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Category: Special Incentives For Small Businesses