Mountainhome Economic Development Agency

Find Mountainhome Pennsylvania 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.


Pike County Economic Development 209 East Harford Street Milford PA 18337 25.9 miles from Mountainhome 570-296-7332


Wayne County Economic Development 32 Commercial Street Honesdale PA 18431 27.3 miles from Mountainhome 570-253-5334

Pittston Economic Development 1151 Oak Street Pittston PA 18640 27.8 miles from Mountainhome 570-655-5581

Sussex County Economic Development 120 Hampton House Road Newton NJ 07860 28.3 miles from Mountainhome 973-300-1988

Carbon County Economic Development 137 South Street Lehighton PA 18235 33.3 miles from Mountainhome 570-325-2810

Bethlehem Economic Development 10 East Church Street Bethlehem PA 18018 39.1 miles from Mountainhome 610-865-7056

Hazleton Economic Development 40 North Church Street Hazleton PA 18201 40.2 miles from Mountainhome 570-459-4947

Allentown Economic Development 718 Hamilton Street Allentown PA 18101 41.3 miles from Mountainhome 610-435-8890

Sullivan County Economic Development 198 Bridgeville Road Monticello NY 12701 45.6 miles from Mountainhome 845-794-1110

Morris County Economic Development 325 Columbia Turnpike Florham Park NJ 07932 52.0 miles from Mountainhome 973-539-8270

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.