Rural Job Tax Credit Program (Florida)

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Last modified on February 12, 2015.

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Place Florida

Applies to States or Provinces Florida
Name Rural Job Tax Credit Program (Florida)
Policy Category Financial Incentive
Policy Type Corporate Tax Incentive, Sales Tax Incentive
Affected Technologies Biomass/Biogas, Coal with CCS, Concentrating Solar Power, Energy Storage, Fuel Cells, Geothermal Electric, Hydroelectric, Hydroelectric (Small), Natural Gas, Nuclear, Solar Photovoltaics, Tidal Energy, Wave Energy, Wind energy
Active Policy Yes
Implementing Sector State/Province

Program Administrator Florida Department of Economic Opportunity
Primary Website

Last Review 2014-06-13
Last Substantive Modification
to Summary


The Rural Job Tax Credit Program is an incentive for businesses located within one of the 36-designated Qualified Rural Areas to create new jobs. The tax credit ranges from $1000 to $1500 per qualified employee and can be taken against either the Florida Corporate Income Tax or the Florida Sales and Use Tax.

Policy Contact

Contact Name Burt Von Hoff
Department Florida Department of Economic Opportunity
Address 107 East Madison Street
Place Tallahassee, Florida
Zip/Postal Code 32399-4135
Phone (850) 717-8518