Local Zone Incentives

CAL SAG ENTERPRISE ZONE

FOR APPLICATIONS RECEIVED 1/1/2016 TO 12/31/2031

For property classes: COMMERCIAL- INDUSTRIAL

12 OR MORE RESIDENTIAL UNITS- REMAINING UNDER ONE OWNERSHIP

ALSIP, BLUE ISLAND, CALUMET PARK, COUNTRY CLUB HILLS, DIXMOOR, EAST HAZEL CREST, HARVEY, HAZEL CREST, HOMEWOOD, MARKHAM, MERRIONETTE PARK, MIDLOTHIAN,OAK FOREST, PHOENIX, ROBBINS, WORTH,PARTS OF UNINCORPORATED COOK COUNTY.

INCENTIVES

*SALES TAX ABATEMENT ON BUILDING MATERIALS FOR PROJECTS IN THE ZONE WITH VALID IDOR BUILDING MATERIAL SALES TAX EXEMPTION CERTIFICATE.

*50% ABATEMENT OF THE MUNICIPAL PORTION OF REAL ESTATE TAXES ON THE ADDED TAX VALUE THE PROJECT CREATES, FOR 5 YEARS.
PROJECTS IN A TIF OR RECEIVING OTHER SUBSTANTIAL PROPERTY TAX ABATEMENTS ARE NOT ELIGIBLE FOR THIS BENEFIT.

*50% DISCOUNT ON LOCAL BUILDING PERMIT FEES
ALL OTHER FEES AND INSPECTION PROCEDURES FOLLOW LOCAL ORDINANCES

*STATE OF ILLINOIS GAS USE TAX EXEMPTION FOR ZONE BUSINESSES.

 FORM RG61 TO BE COMPLETED /SUBMITTED BY THE BUSINESS TO IDOR

 SEE IDOR NATURL GAS DISTRIBUTORS, SUPPLIERS & PURCHASERS BULLETIN

ALL PROJECTS MUST COMPLETE AND SUBMIT THE CAL SAG ENTERPRISE ZONE APPLICATION TO THE ZONE OFFICE, PRIOR TO  ORDERING MATERIALS,  RECEIVING PERMITS, OR START OF CONSTRUCTION ,TO RECEIVE FULL BENEFITS.

 ZONE WILL ISSUE BMEC AND NOTIFY LOCAL BUILDING DEPARTMENTS OF THE PROJECT.  ZONE WILL NOTIFY COOK COUNTY OF ENTITLED REAL ESTATE ABATEMENTS.

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