Businesses located in or relocating to Wisconsin may be eligible for Enterprise Zone Tax Credits.
A certified business may qualify for tax credits only for eligible activities that occur after an eligibility date established by WEDC. Positions that are created as a result of the tax credits claimed shall be maintained for at least five years after the certification date established by WEDC. Business that wish to apply for Enterprise Zone Tax Credits must submit an application for certification to WEDC. A business will be required to enter into a contract with WEDC for the tax credits prior to any certification or verification of tax credits by WEDC. The contract will include penalties for non-compliance.
The following are businesses that are not eligible for Enterprise Zone Tax Credits:
WEDC will evaluate Enterprise Zone Tax Credit applications based on factors including: