Apply for an Industrial or High Tech Tax Abatement

Are you a manufacturer or high tech firm? Do you want to apply for tax incentives? You're in the right place.

Online

Check your eligibility

We offer tax incentives to manufacturers and high-tech firms research and development centers. These can reduce property taxes for up to 12 years. You're eligible if you're:

  • Renovating or expanding existing manufacturing plants
  • Building new manufacturing plants

Create a Citizen Access account

We use a third party application called Citizen Access for Backyard Chicken Permit applications.  If you've never used Citizen Access, we recommend that you review how to create an account before starting your application.

Make sure you have time to apply

This application will take about 30 minutes once you’ve gathered the required information identified below.  You can save your application and resume later if you need more time.

Keep in mind that the online application will time out after two hours. Make sure you don't lose your entire application. Need to stop and pick up later? Click the orange Save and Resume button. You'll be able to login and start where you left off.

Gather your information

You'll need to complete a few other applications before starting this application. Make sure to complete the following first:

As a heads up, after you sign and submit your application, you'll be sent the Memorandum of Agreement to sign and submit. 

Prepare payment

We calculate your application fee based on 2% of expected savings projected over the term of the exemption. We accept Visa, MasterCard and Discover.

Apply online

Apply online for an Industrial and High Tech Tax Abatement

We'll review your application

Expect to hear from us within 1-2 business days. We'll email you to confirm receipt of your application. Keep in mind that you might need to revise your application or attachments if we notice any missing or incorrect information.

Paper Form

We don't accept printed applications for this service

You can visit our office if you need help applying through Citizen Access. You can find our address in the Contact Us section of this page. We're happy to help you fill out an application!

Phone

Call us for instructions

You can find our number in the Contact Us section of this page. We'll get you all the information you need to apply for your Industrial and High Tech Tax Abatement. We don't take applications over the phone, but we'll make sure you have everything you need to get your application approved.

In Person

Check your eligibility

We offer tax incentives to manufacturers and high-tech firms research and development centers. These can reduce property taxes for up to 12 years. You're eligible if you're:

  • Renovating or expanding existing manufacturing plants
  • Building new manufacturing plants

Gather your information

You'll need to complete a few other applications before starting this application. Make sure to complete the following first:

As a heads up, after you sign and submit your application, you'll be sent the Memorandum of Agreement to sign and submit. 

Prepare payment

We calculate your application fee based on 2% of expected savings projected over the term of the exemption. We accept Visa, MasterCard and Discover.

Come to our office and fill out an application

We'll help you apply for your Industrial and High Tech Tax Abatement online through Citizen Access.

We'll review your application

Expect to hear from us within 1-2 business days. We'll email you to confirm receipt of your application. Keep in mind that you might need to revise your application or attachments if we notice any missing or incorrect information.