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GROW LOUISIANA COALITION: Act Now to Support Steps to Improve Louisiana's Business Climate

 Photo source: Grow Louisiana Coalition

Photo source: Grow Louisiana Coalition

When we grow business investment and bring new jobs here, we grow Louisiana. Attracting new projects and investments in our state often relies on our parish and state governments encouraging capital investment and job-creating activities.

For decades, the Industrial Tax Exemption Program (ITEP) has been Louisiana’s most important economic development tool. After nearly two years of uncertainty and confusion, the state’s economic development agency has proposed new guidelines that could be the first step in the right direction.

For more than 4 years, we have stood up for jobs in Louisiana. Our state’s leaders need to hear our voice again.

Click here to see and review the proposed rules from the State of Louisiana.

Posted on May 31, 2018 and filed under Louisiana, Economy.