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The Enterprise Zone Program (District of Columbia)

Eligibility 
Utility
Commercial
Industrial
Savings Category 
Fuel Cells
Photovoltaics
Program Info
State 
District of Columbia
Program Type 
Enterprise Zone
Provider 
Office of the Deputy Mayor for Planning and Economic Development

The Enterprise Zone Program offers the following tax incentives to businesses in certain District neighborhoods: Employee Tax Credits--up to $3000 for each full-time employee; Work Opportunity Credits--up to $2400 for each employee from targeted demographic groups; Welfare to Work Credits--up to $3500 and $5000 for the first and second years employment, respectively, for workers receiving long-term family assistance; EZ Bonds--Tax Exempt Bond Financing up to $15 million in below-market interest rate loans (as much as 200 points below the market rate).