Business Incentives

St. Joseph County works to assist new business who wish to locate within the County and works with existing businesses to grow and expand their operations already located within St. Joseph County.  The main business incentive program available within the County is a our Real and Personal Property Tax Abatement (Phase-In) program.  To view and download the tax abatement documentation, please click the following link:

St. Joseph County Property Tax Abatement Program 

The St. Joseph County Redevelopment Commission might also consider specialized incentives if a project is located within one of the County's four economic development areas. To see if your site is within one of the County's four economic development areas, please click the following link to view the development area map: 

St. Joseph County Development Area Map