Incentives and advantages to make your facility even more affordable

Clarion County, Pennsylvania is part of a region that has long understood the importance of business to a healthy economy. You’ll see that in our area’s low tax rates and in the way local government will work with your business to address your needs and concerns. In addition, Pennsylvania provides a variety of performance-based incentives to companies that start, relocate, or expand their operations here. Programs are based upon several factors, among them job creation, payroll, fixed-asset investment, location, and anticipated return on investment.

Specific areas within Clarion County have been identified as Keystone Opportunity Zones (KOZ), which provide excellent tax advantages to companies choosing to locate there. If your company is interested in applicable sites, please contact usfor additional information. In addition, portions of our county are not covered by zoning regulations, allowing for faster permitting and more rapid construction. Two designated areas in Clarion County also quality as Opportunity Zones under the new federal program providing tax advantages. We can provide additional details to interested companies.

Does your company employ skilled tradespeople? The Pennsylvania Department of Labor and Industry operates an Apprenticeship and Training Office that works with businesses, employers, training providers, and other community-based organizations to create and support registered apprenticeship programs within the Commonwealth. For more information, just give us a call.