02738 Economic Development Agency

Find 02738 economic development agencies, departments and corporations. Economic development agencies provide information on resources for economic growth through the expansion of local businesses and by attracting new business and tourism.


New Bedford Economic Development 1213 Purchase Street New Bedford MA 02740 10.0 miles from 02738 508-991-3122


Middleboro Economic Development 10 Wareham Street Middleborough Center MA 02346 15.3 miles from 02738 508-946-2402

Plymouth Economic Development 11 Lincoln Street Plymouth MA 02360 17.9 miles from 02738 508-830-4280

Cape Cod Economic Development 3225 Main St Barnstable MA 02630 23.2 miles from 02738 508-362-8051

Newport Economic Development 175 Memorial Boulevard Newport RI 02840 31.6 miles from 02738 401-845-5810

Providence Economic Development 400 Westminster Street Providence RI 02903 35.1 miles from 02738 401-351-4300

Rhode Island State Economic Development 315 Iron Horse Way Providence RI 02908 36.0 miles from 02738 401-278-9100

Warwick Economic Development 3275 Post Road Warwick RI 02886 36.4 miles from 02738 401-738-2000

Walpole Economic Development 135 School Street Walpole MA 02081 39.8 miles from 02738 508-660-7352

Dorchester Bay Economic Development Ste 302, 594 Columbia Rd Dorchester MA 02125 45.3 miles from 02738 617-825-4200

Economic Development Assistance Consortium 21 Merchants Row Boston MA 02109 47.9 miles from 02738 617-742-4481

Boston Economic Development 1 City Hall Sq Boston MA 02109 47.9 miles from 02738 617-635-4200

Massachusetts State Economic Development 100 Cambridge Street Boston MA 02114 48.1 miles from 02738 617-619-0700

Medford Economic Development 85 George P Hassett Drive Medford MA 02155 52.6 miles from 02738 781-393-2480

Lynn Economic Development 3 City Hall Square Lynn MA 01901 53.5 miles from 02738 781-598-4000

Salem Economic Development 121 Loring Avenue Salem MA 01970 55.4 miles from 02738 978-744-4430

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What is a tax abatement?

A tax abatement is an agreement between a business and a taxing entity, such as a state, county, or local government, which provides a temporary tax reduction for a business that expands or makes physical improvements. Typically, the additional property taxes that would have been levied as a result of the business expansion or improvement are forgiven for a specified period of time. Businesses are sometimes offered tax abatements as a way to encourage expansion and investment.

What is the difference between an Economic Development Agency and an Economic Development Commission?

An Economic Development Agency is an agency of the government staffed by professional employees who implement the programs and services of the agency. An Economic Development Commission usually refers to an appointed board that serves as an advisor on economic policy. Economic Development Commissions are common at the county and local levels of government.

What do I need to do to start a new business?

Most Economic Development Agencies have a staff person or office to help prospective business owners to understand how to register their business and obtain any necessary licensing.