PA Tax Credit Programs
The State of Pennsylvania offers various tax credit opportunities depending on the location or development project type. Please see below for specific programs.
Enterprise Zone Tax Credits
- State Guidelines
- Searchable EZ Map
- EZ Factsheet
- Webinar: NAP/EZ Tax Credit Application (March 24, 2021)
Historic Tax Credits
Keystone Innovation Zone Tax Credit Program
An incentive program that provides tax credits to for-profit companies less than eight years old operating within specific targeted industries within the boundaries of a Keystone Innovation Zone (KIZ). With a total pool of up to $15 million in tax credits available to KIZ companies annually, the KIZ tax credit program significantly contributes to the ability of young KIZ companies to transition through the stages of growth.
KIZ Application Deadline: September 30, 2021
Research and Development Tax Credit Program
Research and Development tax credits (“R&D tax credits”) are available to taxpayers incurring qualified expenses for research and development in Pennsylvania. The Pennsylvania Department of Revenue (“DOR”) administers the approval of applications for R&D tax credits.
NAP/KIZ and R&D Tax Credit Webinar