TAXES & INCENTIVES

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Learn more about taxes and incentives in Morehouse Parish. Morehouse Parish businesses have benefited from the comparatively low local and state tax rates. More often than not, the taxes impacting business are eliminated or reduced by local and state incentive programs. And the new Louisiana FastStart Training Program is ranked in the nation’s top workforce training programs for company-specific recruiting and training.

Morehouse Parish is currently eligible for Enterprise Zone and other programs offered by the State of Louisiana. Please visit the Louisiana Economic Development Website or contact us to see if your business may qualify for incentive programs. We can answer any questions you may have about taxes and incentives. Local job credit programs may be available to assist with building and infrastructure development.

LOCAL AND STATE TAXES

LOCAL TAXES AND INCENTIVES

Special Federal Incentives

Local Property Tax Abatement (Ad Valorem) Property tax abatements are available for qualifying projects for a 10-year maximum period including school millage. Generally, the project is titled in the public body and leased to the private user with an option to purchase for a nominal sum at the end of the lease term.

State of Louisiana Incentives

Small Business Incentives

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INFORMATION

Capital One Bank Building
Suite A 101 South Franklin St.
Bastrop, Louisiana 71220

Office: 318-283-4000

Fax: 318-283-0651

morehouse.edc@outlook.com

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