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.

Learn More

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.

Learn More

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.

Learn More

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.

Learn More

Led Faststart

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

Learn More

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.

Learn More

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.

Learn More

FOLLOW US!

Pick Your Platform

facebook

Event tonight in Downtown Welsh! Come out and enjoy it! Show your support for local events! #jeffdavisparish Only In Louisiana Louisiana Travel ... See MoreSee Less
View on Facebook
Celebrating #NationalTravelandTourismWeek 2021 in JDP! Head to downtown Jennings and see what's new at the Zigler Art Museum ! Only In Louisiana Louisiana Travel #jeffdavisparish ... See MoreSee Less
View on Facebook
It's back! Rock the Dock 2021! Join us in Lake Arthur on Saturday, May 29, 2021. Boats, floats and watercraft welcome! #jeffdavisparish #rockthedock2k21 Only In Louisiana Louisiana Travel ... See MoreSee Less
View on Facebook
Celebrating #NationalTravelandTourismWeek 2021 in JDP! Vistit a local favorite, the W.H. Tupper General Merchandise Museum in downtown Jennings! Only In Louisiana Louisiana Travel #jeffdavisparish ... See MoreSee Less
View on Facebook
More pics from Tourism Day at the State Capital! ... See MoreSee Less
View on Facebook

twitter

18 hours ago
Event tonight in Downtown Welsh! Come out and enjoy it! Show your support for local events! #jeffdavisparish Only In Louisiana Louisiana Travel https://t.co/BT7pCxNiFD JeffDavisParish photo
18 hours ago
Celebrating #NationalTravelandTourismWeek 2021 in JDP! Head to downtown Jennings and see what's new at the Zigler Art Museum ! Only In Louisiana Louisiana Travel #jeffdavisparish https://t.co/qcTW32R8zA JeffDavisParish photo
1 day ago
Go fly a kite! Blue skies all around today at the I10 park in Jennings @LouisianaTravel #jeffdavisparish https://t.co/lhzhiE6naL JeffDavisParish photo
2 days ago
Celebrating #NationalTravelandTourismWeek 2021 in JDP! Vistit a local favorite, the W.H. Tupper General Merchandise Museum in downtown Jennings! Only In Louisiana Louisiana Travel #jeffdavisparish https://t.co/ROfHb8jMx5 JeffDavisParish photo
2 days ago
It's back! Rock the Dock 2021! Join us in Lake Arthur on Saturday, May 29, 2021. Boats, floats and watercraft welcome! #jeffdavisparish #rockthedock2k21 Only In Louisiana Louisiana Travel https://t.co/col7FzezU9 JeffDavisParish photo
2 days ago
Our crew at the State Capital today for Tourism Day! Great folks representing JDP! And thanks for stopping by @LouisianaLtGov and @TroyRom81162145 @LouisianaTravel #jeffdavisparish #NationalTravelandTourismWeek https://t.co/nyHMqphdxU JeffDavisParish photo