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Wisconsin has taken great strides to make our state a better place for your business. We’ve created an environment that is truly pro-business and combined it with our great location and highly skilled workforce. It’s the right combination of advantages that make Wisconsin the right place for your business.

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Wisconsin Manufacturing and Agriculture Credit

Wisconsin is well known for our manufacturing leadership. And because innovations in this industry continue to create a competitive advantage for our state, we provide specific incentives to manufacturers to maximize their production here. Chief among them is the Manufacturing and Agriculture Credit, which virtually eliminates the tax on income from manufacturing activity in the state.

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Wisconsin Economic Development Guide

From our extraordinary workforce to certified development-ready sites, Wisconsin is business ready. Learn about why you should start or expand your business in Wisconsin.

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News In Wisconsin

  • Biz Times: New ExporTech Sessions Begin in July

    From BizTimes (June 29, 2015) Since the Wisconsin Manufacturing Extension Partnership’s ExporTech program started in 2010, approximately 400 statewide companies have graduated. Graduates have averaged $900,000 in new export revenue in nine months after completing the program, and two manufacturers have won Governor’s Export Achievement Awards. The most recent group of six companies graduated on […]
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  • Journal Sentinel: Water Council selects 6 businesses for training program

    From Milwaukee Journal Sentinel (June 26, 2015) Six companies, all with water-related technologies, have been chosen by the Water Council to participate in its third training class. The companies will take part in a six-month session run by the program, called BREW, for Business. Research. Entrepreneurship. in Wisconsin. Each company will receive a convertible note of as […]
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Press Releases

  • WEDC Supports Sargento Foods Expansion in Northeastern Wisconsin

    Wisconsin Economic Development Corporation authorizes up to $735,000 in tax credits for two projects expected to create 140 jobs MADISON, July 2, 2015 – The Wisconsin Economic Development Corporation (WEDC) today announced that it has authorized Sargento Foods Inc. to receive up to $735,000 in state tax credits to support the company’s expansion of two […]
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  • Ideadvance Seed Fund awards up to $200,000 to UW Entrepreneurs

    UW-Extension and WEDC support students and faculty with big ideas MADISON, WI. June 26, 2015 – The latest Ideadvance Seed Fund grant recipients could improve lives through innovative ideas, such as ways to coordinate medical care for a loved one, prevent co-sleeping infant injuries and deaths, reduce packaging waste and speed molecular analysis experiments. Seven […]
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