Loans and Tax Credits
The City assists small businesses through referrals to loan programs and as a liaison to other local agencies such as the Clemson Small Business Development Center. Research and statistical data for business plans and information on incentives are also available.
Tax incentives are available for real estate development including historic properties and brownfield sites.
- Small Business Loan Programs
- Revitalization Programs
- Assembly & Infrastructure
- Historic Tax Credits
- Special Tax Assessment
- Brownfields Initiative
- Brownfields Tax Incentive
- Voluntary Cleanup Program
- New Market Tax Credits
Administered through the State Historic Preservation Office (SHPO) at the South Carolina Department of Archives and History.
Administered by the South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control (SC DHEC).
The New Markets Tax Credits (NMTC) program is a federal program that is managed by the Community Development Financial Institutions (CDFI) Fund, a subsidiary of the U.S. Department of the Treasury. The NMTC program was designed in order to assist private development in areas with high poverty rates and/or low median incomes.