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Enterprise Zone Incentives

Enterprise Zone Referral List

Enterprise Zone Program

For more information contact Yolanda Quesada at 312.744.8569.

Objective
To help local companies expand and create employment opportunities for Chicago residents.

Qualifications and Restrictions
Companies and projects must comply with federal, state and local program requirements. Contact the department of Housing and Economic Development  to determine eligibility 312.744.4190.

To apply for the Sales Tax Exemption Certificate, property owners must complete and return the EZ Sales Tax Exemption Certification Application. The application should be filled out after the owner has confirmed their property is in an Enterprize Zone.

      Incentives include:


  • Sales Tax Exemption
  • Property Tax Reduction
  • Finance Assistance
  • Real Estate Tax Exemption
  • Investment Tax Credit
  • State Jobs Creation Credit
  • Machinery & Equipment Sales Tax Exemption
  • Utility Tax Exemption.
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Illinois Enterprise Zone Act

Enterprise Zone Referral List