State of Illinois Incentives

State Incentives and Tax Assistance

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Illinois offers a competitive range of incentives for locating and expanding your business, including tax credits and exemptions that encourage business growth and job creation. Additional grant programs and access to loans can assist your business with working capital, machinery and equipment, land acquisition, building construction and public infrastructure improvements. And for those looking to invest in Illinois companies, early stage investment incentives are also available.

Please click here to learn more about business incentives and tax assistance programs, and assistance from the Illinois Department of Commerce. For more information on specific programs, select one of the links below: 

Economic Development for a Growing Economy Tax Credit Program (EDGE)
Enterprise Zones
Opportunity Zone
Low-Interest Bond Issue Financing
Advantage Illinois
Upper Illinois River Valley Development Authority (UIRVDA) 
Low cost fixed asset Financing – SBA 504 Program
Participation Loan Program
Lower-Interest Loans - Linked Deposit Program
Venture Capital for Technology Firms Illinois Growth and Innovation Fund

Please call 800-252-2923 or email to learn more.


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