Tax Credits & Incentives
Real Property Job Creation Property Tax Credit
Up to 10 years of tax credits. Minimum of 10 new jobs created in a targeted industry. Wages paid must exceed County's average annual wages. New or expanding businesses eligible for consideration. Tax credit is applied after jobs are created.
Recordation Tax Credit
Eligible businesses can be considered for full or partial waiver of recordation tax. The business must maintain at least 10 or more new permanent full-time positions or make a capital investment sufficient to yield a substantial increase in annual commercial tax revenue. New, relocating, or expanding businesses eligible for consideration. Creation of jobs paying above County average wages and/or significant capital investment required.
TAX INCENTIVES FOR KEY INDUSTRIES
Tax Credit or PILOT for Energy Generation
This program allows the County to negotiate a tax credit or payment-in-lieu-of taxes for new electric generation facilities.
Manufacturing Equipment Tax Exemption
All manufacturing equipment and inventory are exempt from personal property taxes in Charles County.
Views from Charles
Ignite Entrepreneurship: Tips for Success from the College of Southern Marylandís Entrepreneur and Innovation Institute
In our newest blog series, “Ignite Entrepreneurship,” we profile local entrepreneurs to learn more about what “ignited” their success, and also gain insights about being an entrepreneur in Charles County. For the first blog of this series, we sat down with Thomas Luginbill, director of the College of Southern Maryland’s newly-established Entrepreneur and Innovation Institute (EII).
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Chief of Business Development
Charles County EDD
10665 Stanhaven Place
White Plains, MD 20695
“We are proud to be a key part of Charles County’s future and we heartily encourage other, cutting-edge companies to join us.”
Chief Executive Officer
Competitive Power Ventures
“Charles County’s strategic location in the DC Metro region affords us networking and business opportunities with some of the top names in our industry."
Director of Business Development