Local Tax Incentives

Manufacturing Tax Moratorium
Manufacturing companies have new tax relief, being able to save money by locating or expanding a facility in Louisville Metro. The Manufacturing Tax Moratorium allows property taxes to be abated for five years, for:

  • A new manufacturing company locating in, or moving into, Louisville Metro;
  • The increased value of a building/equipment for an existing manufacturing company that is expanding its operations for a new product line in Louisville Metro

Read the full program description here, and download an application here.

For more information, call 502.574.4140.


Property Tax Assessment and Reassessment Moratorium
The Property Tax Assessment/Reassessment Moratorium allows the waiver of the local incremental tax value for added improvements from the assessment of a structure. The following properties are eligible:

  • Structures older than 25 years are eligible if improvements are at least 25% of the property's value;
  • Structures older than 25 years and in a qualifying target area are eligible if improvements are at least 10% of the property's value

Moratorium is valid for 5 years.

Click here for an application and more information, or call 502.574.3361.