Stafford County
Incentive Programs

Stafford In Sync

When it comes to business attraction 和 retention, Stafford responds to the rhythms of the regional economy. From tax relief to workforce training, Stafford’s toolkit keeps businesses competitive. The needs of target industries inform offerings, keeping incentives in sync.

Tax Advantages

Continually ranked as one of America’s top states for doing business by CNBC, 维吉尼亚州 incentivizes investment in its communities. Building upon state incentives, Stafford’s competitive tax advantages 包括:

    • No BPOL tax/gross receipts
    • Low merchant capital tax on logistics 和 distribution
    • Low property tax
    • Aggressive property tax depreciation (detailed schedule)

Expedited Permitting

Timely approvals minimize costs 和 speed investment. Stafford front loads the permitting process, facilitating pre-development planning with the appropriate agencies. From planning to zoning, Stafford keeps projects on pace.

Technology Zone Incentives for New Development or Business Expansion Projects

The Stafford County Board of Supervisors established a Technology Zone, incorporating a large portion of Stafford’s primary business areas within the zone boundaries. Under the Technology Zone program, companies that meet qualifying capital investment 和 job creation requirements may be eligible for expedited review processes, permit fee waivers, 和 tax relief.

Stafford County Opportunity Fund

The Opportunity Fund is a discretionary incentive available to secure a business location or expansion project for Stafford County.

SBA – HUBZones

Stafford County has two Federal HUBZones (Historically Underutilized Business Zone), which encompasses areas near Marine Base Quanticolarge tracks of southern Stafford. Benefits include competitive 和 sole source contracting, 和 a 10% price evaluation preference in full 和 open contract competitions, as well as subcontracting opportunities.

维吉尼亚州 Commonwealth 状态 Incentives

The Commonwealth offers a variety of discretionary economic development incentive programs. Explore here.


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