Enterprise Zone

An Enterprise Zone (EZ) is considered an economically distressed area where businesses are eligible to receive Colorado Income Tax Credits for activity such as creating jobs and investing in capital.  To find out more, click on the following links or contact Adams County Economic Development directly.

Adams County Enterprise Zone Overview by Adams County Economic Development: (PDF - 0.4MB)

Enterprise Zone Pre-Certification Document: (PDF - 1.1MB)

ACED
303 453 8518
 
 

Download Bennett Enterprise Zone Map. (PDF - 0.3MB)

 

Download high quality version of Adams County Enterprise Zone Map. (PDF - 12MB)

 


TYPES OF EZ TAX CREDIT ••• CREDIT AMOUNT
Investment Tax Credit   3% of equipment (FF&E)
Job Training Tax Credit   12% of qualified expenses
Jobs Credit   $1,100 per new employee
Health Insurance Credit   $1,000 per job tax credit (first two years in zone)
R&D Increase Tax Credit   3% of increased R&D expenditures
Vacant Building Rehab Credit   25% of rehab expenditures (hard costs)
Commercial Vehicle Investment Tax Credit  

1.5% of commercial vehicle purchase

Manufacturing Sales Tax Exemption  

State-wide sales tax exemption for companies purchasing equipment