Scott County Business Enterprise

Industrial Development Board

Incentives

Incentives Fact Sheet
Scott County offers custom-tailored incentives. To find out more, contact the Scott County Mayor’s Office at (423) 663-2000 or by email.Following are a list of state incentives for businesses:

SALES & USE TAX
No sale tax on:
• Purchases, installation and repairs on qualified industrial machinery
• Purchases of material handling and racking equipment associated with the required capital investment of $10 million by a distribution or warehouse facility.
• Raw material for processing
• Reduced sales tax rates for manufacturer’s use of energy fuel and water. Tax-exempt is used directly in manufacturing process.
• Headquarters Tax Credit. Reduction of sales tax from 7 percent to 0.5 percent on building materials,  slaappillen melatonine, machinery and equipment used in the construction of remodeling of a qualified headquarters facility.
• Refund on taxes paid on goods and services by motion picture production companies filming or producing in Tennessee. Requires expenditures of $500,000.

PROPERTY TAX
No property tax on:
• Work-In-Progress
• Finished-good inventories in hands of maunfacturer
• Inventories of merchandise for sale.

CORPORATE EXCISE
• Excise tax credit equal to 1% of the purchase price of qualified industrial machinery
• Excise tax credit equal to 1% of the purchase price of equipment associated with the required capital investment by a distribution or warehouse facility.
• Net operating loss carry forward of 15 years
• All capital losses can be claimed in the year incurred.

Comments are closed.