Incentives & Training

We work hard to keep the business climate friendly and taxes moderate, valuing the contributions that businesses make to our economy and our quality of life.

Our incentive and training programs are available to businesses of all sizes and a wide variety of industries, benefiting businesses in the following areas:

Reduction or elimination of property, payroll, income and/or sales tax liability

Customized job training

Special financing, grants and loans

Nebraska Iowa
Business Assistance and Financing Angel Investor Tax Credits
Capital Gains Exemption Demonstration Fund
Community Development Block Grants (CDBG) EB-5 Iowa Regional Center
Community Improvement Financing Employee Stock Ownership Plan
Customized Job Training Program Employee Training
Greater Omaha Foreign Trade Zone No. 19 Enterprise Zones
Local Municipal Economic Development Act High Quality Jobs
Manufacturing Equipment Sales Tax Exemption Innovation Fund Tax Credit
Nebraska Advantage Program (LB 312) Iowa Capital Access
Nebraska Department of Labor's Workforce Development Iowa Innovation Acceleration
Nebraska Worker Training Program Iowa Small Business Loan Support Program
Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) Iowa Student Internship
Workforce Investment Act (WIA) New Jobs Tax Credit
Work Opportunity Tax Credit Research Activities Credit
  Small Business Credit Initiative Programs
  Targeted Jobs Withholding Tax Credit Pilot Program
  Targeted Small Business

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Mark Norman
Senior Director - Client Services
Mike Bruening
Manager - Business Development