Find Las Vegas Nevada 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.
Clark County Economic Development 555 East Washington Avenue Las Vegas NV 89101 702-486-2700
Nevada Regional Economic Development 7219 West Sahara Avenue Las Vegas NV 89117 702-754-6868
North Las Vegas Economic Development 2266 Civic Center Drive North Las Vegas NV 89030 8.1 miles from Las Vegas 702-633-1523
Henderson Economic Development 240 South Water Street Henderson NV 89015 20.8 miles from Las Vegas 702-267-1650
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.
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.
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.