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This application will determine whether your business, property, or project is eligible for Maryland Enterprise Zone tax credits. If determined to be eligible, you will receive a letter from the Enterprise Zone Administrator indicating which tax credit(s) you are eligible to receive.
Enterprise Zone Map
View our Enterprise Zone interactive map and enter an address in the search bar below to see if your business falls within an Enterprise Zone.
Income Tax Credits:
There are two types of income tax credits for businesses in an Enterprise Zone:
Property Tax Credits:
The property tax credits benefits differ by whether a business is located in an enterprise zone or an enterprise zone focus area:
To be eligible, the applicant must answer all questions in Sections A and B.
Section A: Applicant Information - Required
Section B: Enterprise Zone Property Information - Required
Does the applicant:
Section C: Enterprise Zone Property Tax Credit - Property Improvement Information
To be eligible for Enterprise Zone property tax credits, the application must be submitted prior to project completion and issuance of User/Occupancy Permits. If the developer or company making property improvements is applying on behalf of the property owner, the property owner must concur with the application by co-signing below. The property tax credits will be automatically applied to the property tax bill (i.e., directly awarded to the property owner only). If you are not applying for the property tax credit, this section can be left blank.
Property Owner Contact Information
By signing below, I agree as a condition of certification to provide all data required by the Enterprise Zone Administrator as requested.
Applicant Signature - If you are the Property Owner, you do not need to sign/type and date the Applicant Signature.
Property Owner Signature
Section D: Enterprise Employment Tax Credit Information
(Please complete for Income Tax Credit)
To be eligible for Enterprise Zone tax credits, please complete the following section. Employment tax credits to be applied against State income tax liabilities are available for certain new employees hired in the Enterprise Zone. The requirements for qualified employees can be found on the Maryland State Department of Commerce website. If you are not applying for the employment tax credit, this section can be left blank.
Is the business currently located in the Enterprise Zone?
Is the business relocating from another place?
Is the business a new start-up?
Did the Enterprise Zone benefits affect your decision to locate your business at this address?
I agree as a condition of certification to provide all data required by the Enterprise Zone Administrator as requested.
When submitting, your application will go directly to Enterprise Zone Administrators at Queen Anne's County Economic & Tourism Development, who will follow-up with you. If you have questions or need assistance, contact Rebecca Clark at 410.604.2100 or firstname.lastname@example.org