21638 Economic Development Agency

Find 21638 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.


Annapolis Economic Development 200 Westgate Circle Annapolis MD 21401 16.2 miles from 21638 410-280-2712


Kent County Economic Development 400 High Street Chestertown MD 21620 20.1 miles from 21638 410-778-7434

Caroline County Economic Development 15 South 3rd Street Denton MD 21629 20.6 miles from 21638 410-479-0655

Maryland State Economic Development 100 Heron Boulevard Cambridge MD 21613 27.6 miles from 21638

St Stephens Economic Development 7320 Roosevelt Boulevard Elkridge MD 21075 34.4 miles from 21638 410-799-4122

Howard County Economic Development 6751 Columbia Gateway Drive Columbia MD 21046 36.1 miles from 21638 410-313-6500

Delaware State Economic Development 99 Kings Hwy Dover DE 19901 40.1 miles from 21638 302-739-4271

Charles County Economic Development 3670 Leonardtown Road Waldorf MD 20601 43.0 miles from 21638 301-885-1340

Alexandria Economic Development Ste 410, 1729 King St Alexandria VA 22314 46.7 miles from 21638 703-739-3820

Arlington Economic Development 1100 North Glebe Road Arlington VA 22201 49.1 miles from 21638 703-228-0808

Charles County Economic Development 8730 Mitchell Road La Plata MD 20646 50.5 miles from 21638 301-870-2309

Cecil County Economic Development 200 Chesapeake Boulevard Elkton MD 21921 50.7 miles from 21638 410-996-6292

Fairfax County Economic Development 8300 Boone Boulevard Vienna VA 22182 55.1 miles from 21638 703-790-0600

Virginia State Economic Development 8500 Leesburg Pike Vienna VA 22182 55.4 miles from 21638 703-506-4725

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.