Incentives

Incentives2018-01-12T14:03:01-05:00

 Incentives Overview

Helping Your Business Thrive

Louisiana offers competitive incentives to help your business thrive. Louisiana Economic Development’s team of industry experts ensures a seamless application process to help you determine your company’s eligibility.

Competitive Projects Payroll Incentive (Cppi)

Provides a payroll rebate of up to 15% in target sectors for up to 10 years and either a state sales/use tax rebate on capital expenditures or a facility expense rebate equal to 1.2% of capital expenditures, excluding tax-exempted items.

Technology Commercialization Credit and Jobs 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 creation of new direct jobs.

Digital Incentive Media And Software Incentive

Provides a 25% refundable tax credit for Louisiana resident labor expenditures and up to a 18% tax credit on qualified production expenditures.

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Industrial Property Tax Exemption Program

With local approval, provides up to 100% property tax abatement for an initial term up to five years and the option to renew for up to three additional years at up to 80% tax abatement on a manufacturer’s qualifying capital investments.

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Enterprise Zone Program

Provides a tax credit of up to $3,500 per certified net new permanent, full-time job and either a state sales/use tax rebate on qualifying expenses or an investment tax credit equal to 1.5% of capital expenditures, excluding tax-exempted items.

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Quality Jobs

Provides a cash rebate of up to 6% on annual gross payroll for new, direct jobs for up to 10 years.  It can also provide a state sales/use tax rebate on capital expenditures or a 1.5% project facility expense rebate for qualified expenses.

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Led Faststart

Provides workforce recruitment, screening and training to new and expanding Louisiana companies at no cost.

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Research and Development Tax Credit

Provides up to a 40% tax credit for Louisiana businesses (based on employment) that conduct research and development activities in Louisiana.

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Restoration 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.

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Jeff Davis Parish Tourism
Jeff Davis Parish Tourism19 hours ago
Come to the visitor center and plan your LA 'Staycation'! Visit the Gator Chateau and get brochures on all our state has to offer. Then have a seat in one of our rocking chairs and relax on the porch! #jeffdavisparish #onlylouisiana #feedyoursoul
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Jeff Davis Parish Tourism is at Oil and Gas Park.2 days ago
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Stop by the new Jeff Davis Parish Visitor Center (I-10 exit 64) and purchase your copy of “Petite Gator & The Musical Grande Bois”. Written and illustrated by Elton native David Bertrand. Wonderful book!
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Jeff Davis Parish Tourism shared a post.2 days ago
Today marks 2 months our new Gator Chateau and Visitor Center has been open! The current visitor count is 14,110!!!! We are overwhelmed and so thankful for our guest that stop to see and hold our babies! And learn all about gators and our area! We have welcomed guest from near and far! If you haven't come yet, please make a stop! Or come again and hold your favorite babies! We are open Mon-Sat, 9a-5p, with public viewing of our Friday feedings at 3:30p (through September) #jeffdavisparish #gatorchateau #onlylouisiana #feedyoursoul
Jeff Davis Parish Tourism
Jeff Davis Parish Tourism2 days ago
This Saturday's Cajun Dance in Jennings will feature Donny Broussard & La. Stars! at the Friends Supporting Friends Building, #jeffdavisparish #onlylouisiana #feedyoursoul
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Jeff Davis Parish Tourism shared a post.1 week ago
For the safety of our staff, the Gator Chateau will be closed on Saturday, July 13th. We will reopen on Monday 7/15 at 9:00am. Everyone stay safe out there! 🐊❤️

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19 hours ago
Come to the visitor center and plan your LA 'Staycation'! Visit the Gator Chateau and get brochures on all our state has to offer. Then have a seat in one of our rocking chairs and relax on the porch! #jeffdavisparish #onlylouisiana #feedyoursoul
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New Gator Chateau and Visitor Center: 2 month count - 14,110 visitors. So excited everyone loves our place and baby gators as much as we do ❤️🐊 https://t.co/Q8gRdgKkNx JeffDavisParish photo
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This Saturday's Cajun Dance in Jennings will feature Donny Broussard & La. Stars! at the Friends Supporting Friends Building, #jeffdavisparish #onlylouisiana #feedyoursoul https://t.co/KtHdxN8KBz JeffDavisParish photo
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For the safety of our staff, the Gator Chateau will be closed on Saturday, July 13th. We will reopen on Monday 7/15 at 9:00am. Everyone safe out there! 🐊❤️

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Official Instagram of the Jeff Davis Parish Tourist Commission. Come Hold a baby gator! I-10 Exit 64. Share your images with us at #jeffdavisparish http://www.jeffdavis.org/
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