Enterprise Zone Program (Texas)

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Last modified on February 12, 2015.

EZFeed Policy

Place Texas


Applies to States or Provinces Texas
Name Enterprise Zone Program (Texas)
Policy Category Financial Incentive
Policy Type Corporate Tax Incentive, Enterprise Zone
Affected Technologies Biomass/Biogas, Coal with CCS, Concentrating Solar Power, Energy Storage, Fuel Cells, Geothermal Electric, Hydroelectric, Hydroelectric (Small), Natural Gas, Nuclear, Solar Photovoltaics, Tidal Energy, Wave Energy, Wind energy
Active Policy Yes
Implementing Sector Local














Program Administrator Texas Economic Development Division
Primary Website https://texaswideopenforbusiness.com/services/tax-incentives


Last Review 2014-09-15



Summary

The Enterprise Zone Program eligible projects to apply for state sales and use tax refunds on purchases of all taxable items purchased for use at qualified business sites related to the project or activity. The level and amount of refund is related to the capital investment and jobs created at the qualified business site. In addition, local communities must offer incentives to participants under the enterprise zone program, such as tax abatement, tax increment financing, one-stop permitting, and other incentives developed by participating communities.


<metadesc> Enterprise Zone Program (Texas): energy incentive program. </metadesc>

Policy Contact

Department Texas Wide Open for Business
Division Texas Economic Development Division, Office of the Governor
Address P.O. Box 12428
Place Austin, Texas
Zip/Postal Code 78711-2428
Phone (512) 936-0100
Fax (512) 936-0080
Email locatetx@gov.texas.gov


Authorities (Please contact the if there are any file problems.)

Authority 1: Tex. Gen. Gov. Code 2303


















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