14218 Economic Development Agency

Find 14218 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.


Niagara County Economic Development 6311 Inducon Corporate Drive Sanborn NY 14132 21.2 miles from 14218 716-278-8760


Genesee County Economic Development Ste 106, 99 Med Tech Dr Batavia NY 14020 35.2 miles from 14218 585-343-4866

Orleans County Economic Development 111 West Avenue Albion NY 14411 43.3 miles from 14218 585-589-7060

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.