Interactive Incentive Finder

There are a number of tax credits and incentives available to businesses.

Select an Industry Type and Incentive Type to display the list of available incentives and links to information.

For more information on eligibility, contact the Wisconsin Department of Revenue Business Customer Service at (608) 266-2776.

Search for Available Incentives

 
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1Income/Franchise Tax IncentivesAgricultureBusiness Development Credit
2Income/Franchise Tax IncentivesAgricultureCapital Gains Deferral/Exclusion
3Income/Franchise Tax IncentivesAgricultureCommunity Rehabilitation Program Credit
5Income/Franchise Tax IncentivesAgricultureEnterprise Zone Jobs Credit
6Income/Franchise Tax IncentivesAgricultureFarmland Preservation Credit - Zoning Information
7Income/Franchise Tax IncentivesAgricultureManufacturing and Agriculture Credit
8Income/Franchise Tax IncentivesAgricultureQualified New Business Ventures: Angel Investment and Early Stage Seed Investment Credits
10Income/Franchise Tax IncentivesArtsBusiness Development Credit
11Income/Franchise Tax IncentivesArtsCapital Gains Deferral/Exclusion
12Income/Franchise Tax IncentivesArtsCommunity Rehabilitation Program Credit
14Income/Franchise Tax IncentivesArtsEnterprise Zone Jobs Credit
15Property Tax ExemptionsAgricultureAnimals
16Property Tax ExemptionsAgricultureCheese
17Property Tax ExemptionsAgricultureComputer-related items
18Property Tax ExemptionsAgricultureCrops
19Property Tax ExemptionsAgricultureFarm Machinery & Equipment
20Property Tax ExemptionsAgricultureFeed
21Property Tax ExemptionsAgricultureGinseng Structures
22Property Tax ExemptionsAgricultureManure Storage Facilties
23Property Tax ExemptionsAgricultureMerchants Stock-in-Trade; Manufacturers' Materials;Finished Products; Livestock
24Property Tax ExemptionsAgricultureMilk House Equipment
25Property Tax ExemptionsAgricultureRenewable Energy Systems: Biogas, Solar and Wind
26Property Tax ExemptionsAgricultureSecondary Containment Structures
27Property Tax ExemptionsAgricultureTools and Garden Machines
28Research and Development IncentivesAgricultureQualified Research From 1/1/12-7/1/13: Fact Sheet 2101-1, Sales and Use Tax Exemption for Qualified Research From January 1, 2012 Through July 1, 2013
29Research and Development IncentivesAgricultureQualified Research after 7/2/13: Fact Sheet 2101-2, Sales and Use Tax Exemption for Qualified Research on and After July 2, 2013
30Research and Development IncentivesAgricultureRaising Animals Sold for Use in Qualified Research: Fact Sheet 2102, Sales and Use Tax Exemptions Relating to Raising Animals Sold for Use in Qualified Research and Manufacturing
31Research and Development IncentivesAgricultureResearch Expense Credit
32Sales and Use Tax IncentivesAgricultureContainers, Labels, Sacks, Cans, Boxes and Other Packaging and Shipping Materials
33Sales and Use Tax IncentivesAgricultureDrugs for Farm Livestock
34Sales and Use Tax IncentivesAgricultureElectricity Used in Farming
35Sales and Use Tax IncentivesAgricultureEquipment Used in the Production of Maple Syrup
36Sales and Use Tax IncentivesAgricultureFertilizer Blending, Feed Milling and Grain Drying Operation Equipment and Building Materials
37Sales and Use Tax IncentivesAgricultureNatural Gas and Other Fuel Used in Farming
38Sales and Use Tax IncentivesAgriculturePersonal Property and Supplies Used in Farming
39Sales and Use Tax IncentivesAgricultureSemen for Livestock Breeding
40Sales and Use Tax IncentivesAgricultureTractors and Farm Machinery
41Sales and Use Tax IncentivesAgricultureVeterinary Services
42Property Tax ExemptionsArtsArt and Arts Education Centers
43Property Tax ExemptionsArtsArt Galleries
44Property Tax ExemptionsArtsComputer-related items
45Property Tax ExemptionsArtsLocal Cultural Arts Districts
46Property Tax ExemptionsArtsNonprofit Outdoor Theaters
47Property Tax ExemptionsArtsNonprofit Theaters
48Income/Franchise Tax IncentivesGreen EnergyBusiness Development Credit
49Income/Franchise Tax IncentivesGreen EnergyCapital Gains Deferral/Exclusion
50Income/Franchise Tax IncentivesGreen EnergyCommunity Rehabilitation Program credit
52Income/Franchise Tax IncentivesGreen EnergyEnterprise Zone Jobs Credit
53Income/Franchise Tax IncentivesGreen EnergyQualified New Business Ventures: Angel Investment and Early Stage Seed Investment Credits
54Property Tax ExemptionsGreen EnergyComputer-related items
55Property Tax ExemptionsGreen EnergyManure Storage Facilities
56Property Tax ExemptionsGreen EnergyRenewable Energy Systems: Biogas, Solar and Wind
57Research and Development IncentivesGreen EnergyQualified Research From 1/1/12-7/1/13: Fact Sheet 2101-1, Sales and Use Tax Exemption for Qualified Research From January 1, 2012 Through July 1, 2013
58Research and Development IncentivesGreen EnergyQualified Research after 7/2/13: Fact Sheet 2101-2, Sales and Use Tax Exemption for Qualified Research on and After July 2, 2013
59Research and Development IncentivesGreen EnergyResearch Expense Credit
60Sales and Use Tax IncentivesGreen EnergyAlternative Energy Producing Products
61Sales and Use Tax IncentivesGreen EnergyFuels Converted to Electric Energy, Gas or Steam by Utilities
62Sales and Use Tax IncentivesGreen EnergyWaste Treatment Facilities and Machinery and Equipment Used in Recycling
63Sales and Use Tax IncentivesGreen EnergyWood Residue Used as Fuel in a Business Activity
129Income/Franchise Tax IncentivesLoggingBusiness Development Credit
130Income/Franchise Tax IncentivesLoggingCapital Gains Deferral/Exclusion
131Income/Franchise Tax IncentivesLoggingCommunity Rehabilitation Program credit
133Income/Franchise Tax IncentivesLoggingEnterprise Zone Jobs Credit
134Income/Franchise Tax IncentivesLoggingManufacturing and Agriculture credit
135Income/Franchise Tax IncentivesLoggingQualified New Business Ventures: Angel Investment and Early Stage Seed Investment Credits
136Property Tax ExemptionsLoggingComputer-related items
137Property Tax ExemptionsLoggingLogging Equipment
138Property Tax ExemptionsLoggingRental of Heavy Equipment
139Research and Development IncentivesLoggingQualified Research From 1/1/12-7/1/13: Fact Sheet 2101-1, Sales and Use Tax Exemption for Qualified Research From January 1, 2012 Through July 1, 2013
140Research and Development IncentivesLoggingQualified Research after 7/2/13: Fact Sheet 2101-2, Sales and Use Tax Exemption for Qualified Research on and After July 2, 2013
141Research and Development IncentivesLoggingResearch Expense Credit
142Sales and Use Tax IncentivesLoggingLogging Equipment
157Income/Franchise Tax IncentivesManufacturingBusiness Development Credit
158Income/Franchise Tax IncentivesManufacturingCapital Gains Deferral/Exclusion
159Income/Franchise Tax IncentivesManufacturingCommunity Rehabilitation Program credit
161Income/Franchise Tax IncentivesManufacturingEnterprise Zone Jobs Credit
162Income/Franchise Tax IncentivesManufacturingManufacturing and Agriculture credit
163Income/Franchise Tax IncentivesManufacturingQualified New Business Ventures: Angel Investment and Early Stage Seed Investment Credits
164Property Tax ExemptionsManufacturingComputer-related items
165Property Tax ExemptionsManufacturingHigh Density Sequencing Systems
166Property Tax ExemptionsManufacturingManufacturing Machinery and Specific Processing Equipment
167Property Tax ExemptionsManufacturingMerchants Stock-in-Trade; Manufacturers' Materials;Finished Products; Livestock
168Property Tax ExemptionsManufacturingRental of Heavy Equipment
169Research and Development IncentivesManufacturingQualified Research From 1/1/12-7/1/13: Fact Sheet 2101-1, Sales and Use Tax Exemption for Qualified Research From January 1, 2012 Through July 1, 2013
170Research and Development IncentivesManufacturingQualified Research after 7/2/13: Fact Sheet 2101-2, Sales and Use Tax Exemption for Qualified Research on and After July 2, 2013
171Research and Development IncentivesManufacturingRaising Animals Sold for Use in Qualified Research: Fact Sheet 2102, Sales and Use Tax Exemptions Relating to Raising Animals Sold for Use in Qualified Research and Manufacturing
172Research and Development IncentivesManufacturingResearch Expense Credit
173Sales and Use Tax IncentivesManufacturingFuel and Electricity Used in Manufacturing
174Sales and Use Tax IncentivesManufacturingMachinery and Equipment Used in Manufacturing
175Sales and Use Tax IncentivesManufacturingTangible Personal Property Consumed in Manufacturing
195Income/Franchise Tax IncentivesPrinting and AdvertisingBusiness Development Credit
196Income/Franchise Tax IncentivesPrinting and AdvertisingCapital Gains Deferral/Exclusion
197Income/Franchise Tax IncentivesPrinting and AdvertisingCommunity Rehabilitation Program credit
199Income/Franchise Tax IncentivesPrinting and AdvertisingEnterprise Zone Jobs Credit
200Income/Franchise Tax IncentivesPrinting and AdvertisingQualified New Business Ventures: Angel Investment and Early Stage Investment Credits
201Property Tax ExemptionsPrinting and AdvertisingComputer-related items
202Property Tax ExemptionsPrinting and AdvertisingHigh Density Sequencing Systems
203Property Tax ExemptionsPrinting and AdvertisingManufacturing Machinery and Specific Processing Equipment
204Property Tax ExemptionsPrinting and AdvertisingMerchants Stock-in-Trade; Manufacturers' Materials;Finished Products; Livestock
205Research and Development IncentivesPrinting and AdvertisingQualified Research From 1/1/12-7/1/13: Fact Sheet 2101-1, Sales and Use Tax Exemption for Qualified Research From January 1, 2012 Through July 1, 2013
206Research and Development IncentivesPrinting and AdvertisingQualified Research after 7/2/13: Fact Sheet 2101-2, Sales and Use Tax Exemption for Qualified Research on and After July 2, 2013
207Research and Development IncentivesPrinting and AdvertisingResearch Expense Credit
208Sales and Use Tax IncentivesPrinting and AdvertisingAdvertising & Promotional Direct Mail
209Sales and Use Tax IncentivesPrinting and AdvertisingCatalogs and Catalog Envelopes
210Sales and Use Tax IncentivesPrinting and AdvertisingComponent Parts of Shoppers Guides, Newspapers and Periodicals
211Sales and Use Tax IncentivesPrinting and AdvertisingComputers & Servers in Printing
212Sales and Use Tax IncentivesPrinting and AdvertisingMotion Picture and TV Film and Advertising Materials
213Sales and Use Tax IncentivesPrinting and AdvertisingNewspapers, Periodicals, Shoppers Guides, and Controlled Circulation Publications
214Sales and Use Tax IncentivesPrinting and AdvertisingPrinted Advertising Material Used Outside the State
215Sales and Use Tax IncentivesPrinting and AdvertisingRadio and Television Broadcasting Equipment
216Sales and Use Tax IncentivesPrinting and AdvertisingRaw Materials Used in Printed Materials Transported Outside Wisconsin
240Income/Franchise Tax IncentivesRecreationBusiness Development Credit
241Income/Franchise Tax IncentivesRecreationCapital Gains Deferral/Exclusion
242Income/Franchise Tax IncentivesRecreationCommunity Rehabilitation Program credit
244Income/Franchise Tax IncentivesRecreationEnterprise Zone Jobs Credit
245Property Tax ExemptionsRecreationAgricultural Fairs
246Property Tax ExemptionsRecreationCharter Sport Fishing Boats
247Property Tax ExemptionsRecreationComputer-related items
248Property Tax ExemptionsRecreationDigital Broadcasting Equipment
249Property Tax ExemptionsRecreationMotion Picture Theater Equipment
250Property Tax ExemptionsRecreationTrail Groomers
251Sales and Use Tax IncentivesRecreationAircraft Hangared in Wisconsin by Nonresidents
252Sales and Use Tax IncentivesRecreationBuilding Materials, Equipment and Supplies Used in the Construction of Professional Sports Stadiums
253Sales and Use Tax IncentivesRecreationFuel Used by Chartered Fishing Vessels
254Sales and Use Tax IncentivesRecreationLive Game Birds and Clay Pigeons
255Sales and Use Tax IncentivesRecreationMotion Picture and TV Film and Advertising Materials
256Sales and Use Tax IncentivesRecreationSnow Making and Grooming
257Sales and Use Tax IncentivesRecreationSnowmobile Trail Groomers
276Income/Franchise Tax IncentivesRetail and ServicesBusiness Development Credit
277Income/Franchise Tax IncentivesRetail and ServicesCapital Gains Deferral/Exclusion
278Income/Franchise Tax IncentivesRetail and ServicesCommunity Rehabilitation Program credit
280Income/Franchise Tax IncentivesRetail and ServicesEnterprise Zone Jobs Credit
281Income/Franchise Tax IncentivesRetail and ServicesSupplement to Federal Historic Rehabilitation credit
282Property Tax ExemptionsRetail and ServicesBenevolent Retirement Homes
283Property Tax ExemptionsRetail and ServicesComputer-related items
284Property Tax ExemptionsRetail and ServicesMerchants Stock-in-Trade; Manufacturers' Materials; Finished Products; Livestock
285Property Tax ExemptionsRetail and ServicesRental of Heavy Equipment
286Property Tax ExemptionsRetail and ServicesRental of Personal Property
287Property Tax ExemptionsRetail and ServicesVending Machines
302Income/Franchise Tax IncentivesTransportationBusiness Development Credit
303Income/Franchise Tax IncentivesTransportationCapital Gains Deferral/Exclusion
304Income/Franchise Tax IncentivesTransportationCommunity Rehabilitation Program credit
305Income/Franchise Tax IncentivesTransportationEnterprise Zone Jobs Credit
306Income/Franchise Tax IncentivesTransportationQualified New Business Ventures: Angel Investment and Early Stage Seed Investment Credit
307Property Tax ExemptionsTransportationAircraft
308Property Tax ExemptionsTransportationComputer-related items
309Property Tax ExemptionsTransportationHub Facility
310Research and Development IncentivesTransportationQualified Research From 1/1/12-7/1/13: Fact Sheet 2101-1, Sales and Use Tax Exemption for Qualified Research From January 1, 2012 Through July 1, 2013
311Research and Development IncentivesTransportationQualified Research after 7/2/13: Fact Sheet 2101-2, Sales and Use Tax Exemption for Qualified Research on and After July 2, 2013
312Research and Development IncentivesTransportationResearch Expense Credit
313Sales and Use Tax IncentivesTransportationAircraft Hangared in Wisconsin by Nonresidents
314Sales and Use Tax IncentivesTransportationAircraft Parts and Repair Services
315Sales and Use Tax IncentivesTransportationAircraft, Motor Vehicles and Truck Bodies Sold to Nonresidents
316Sales and Use Tax IncentivesTransportationCommercial Vessels and Barges
317Sales and Use Tax IncentivesTransportationRolling Stock Used in Railroad Operations
318Sales and Use Tax IncentivesTransportationTrucks, Tractors, Buses and Other Vehicles Sold to Common or Contract Carriers
336Income/Franchise Tax IncentivesOtherBusiness Development Credit
337Income/Franchise Tax IncentivesOtherCapital Gains Deferral/Exclusion
338Income/Franchise Tax IncentivesOtherCommunity Rehabilitation Program credit
339Income/Franchise Tax IncentivesOtherEnterprise Zone Jobs Credit
340Property Tax ExemptionsOtherComputer-related items
341Sales and Use Tax IncentivesRetail and ServicesInquiries about services not found in this list can be can be prepared and sent here
342Sales and Use Tax IncentivesRetail and ServicesAdvertising Services
343Sales and Use Tax IncentivesRetail and ServicesContainers, Labels, Sacks, Cans, Boxes and Other Packaging and Shipping Materials
344Sales and Use Tax IncentivesRetail and ServicesPersonal Care Services - Beauty, Barber, Nail, and Other
345Sales and Use Tax IncentivesRetail and ServicesRepair of Real Property
346Sales and Use Tax IncentivesRetail and ServicesUnderstanding Sales Tax for Residential Personal/Real Property - video
353Sales and Use Tax IncentivesAgricultureBeekeeping
354Sales and Use Tax IncentivesAgricultureFarm-Raised Fish
355Sales and Use Tax IncentivesRecreationFarm-Raised Fish
356Sales and Use Tax IncentivesRecreationMusic Sold in Jukeboxes
357Sales and Use Tax IncentivesRecreationPrizes from Amusement Devices
358Sales and Use Tax IncentivesRecreationTournament and League Entry Fees Used As Prize Money
359Sales and Use Tax IncentivesRecreationVideo and Electronic Games Sold to Amusement Device Operators
360Property Tax ExemptionsAgricultureMachinery, Tools, and Patterns (Non-Manufacturing Items)
361Property Tax ExemptionsArtsMachinery, Tools, and Patterns (Non-Manufacturing Items)
362Property Tax ExemptionsGreen EnergyMachinery, Tools, and Patterns (Non-Manufacturing Items)
363Property Tax ExemptionsLoggingMachinery, Tools, and Patterns (Non-Manufacturing Items)
364Property Tax ExemptionsOtherMachinery, Tools, and Patterns (Non-Manufacturing Items)
365Property Tax ExemptionsPrinting and AdvertisingMachinery, Tools, and Patterns (Non-Manufacturing Items)
366Property Tax ExemptionsRecreationMachinery, Tools, and Patterns (Non-Manufacturing Items)
367Property Tax ExemptionsRetail and ServicesMachinery, Tools, and Patterns (Non-Manufacturing Items)
368Property Tax ExemptionsTransportationMachinery, Tools, and Patterns (Non-Manufacturing Items)
370Income/Franchise Tax IncentivesAgricultureFarmland Preservation Credit - Requirements to claim credit
371Sales and Use Tax IncentivesRetail and ServicesExemption for Prepared Food
372Income/Franchise Tax IncentivesAgricultureCollege Savings Account Contribution Credit for Employees
373Income/Franchise Tax IncentivesArtsCollege Savings Account Contribution Credit for Employees
374Income/Franchise Tax IncentivesGreen EnergyCollege Savings Account Contribution Credit for Employees
375Income/Franchise Tax IncentivesLoggingCollege Savings Account Contribution Credit for Employees
376Income/Franchise Tax IncentivesManufacturingCollege Savings Account Contribution Credit for Employees
377Income/Franchise Tax IncentivesOtherCollege Savings Account Contribution Credit for Employees
378Income/Franchise Tax IncentivesPrinting and AdvertisingCollege Savings Account Contribution Credit for Employees
379Income/Franchise Tax IncentivesRecreationCollege Savings Account Contribution Credit for Employees
380Income/Franchise Tax IncentivesRetail and ServicesCollege Savings Account Contribution Credit for Employees
381Income/Franchise Tax IncentivesTransportationCollege Savings Account Contribution Credit for Employees
382Income/Franchise Tax IncentivesConstruction and HousingBusiness Development Credit
383Income/Franchise Tax IncentivesConstruction and HousingCapital Gains Deferral/Exclusion
384Income/Franchise Tax IncentivesConstruction and HousingCommunity Rehabilitation Program Credit
385Income/Franchise Tax IncentivesConstruction and HousingEnterprise Zone Jobs Credit
386Income/Franchise Tax IncentivesConstruction and HousingQualified New Business Ventures: Angel Investment and Early Stage Seed Investment Credits
387Income/Franchise Tax IncentivesConstruction and HousingCollege Savings Account Contribution Credit for Employees
388Income/Franchise Tax IncentivesConstruction and HousingSupplement to Federal Historic Rehabilitation Credit
389Income/Franchise Tax IncentivesConstruction and HousingOpportunity Zones Credit
390Sales and Use Tax IncentivesConstruction and HousingExemption for Manufactured and Modular Homes
391Sales and Use Tax IncentivesGreen EnergyExemption for Services Performed During Disaster Period by Electric Coops or Telecommunications Utilities
392Sales and Use Tax IncentivesRetail and ServicesExemption for Services Performed During Disaster Period by Electric Coops or Telecommunications Utilities
393Sales and Use Tax IncentivesOtherExemption for Services Performed During Disaster Period by Electric Coops or Telecommunications Utilities
394Sales and Use Tax IncentivesConstruction and HousingConstruction Contractors: Contracts with Exempt Entities Video
395Sales and Use Tax IncentivesConstruction and HousingConstruction Contractors: Exemption for Building Materials for Exempt Entities
396Sales and Use Tax IncentivesConstruction and HousingConstruction Contractors: Construction Contract Exemption if Less Than 10% Taxable Products
397Sales and Use Tax IncentivesConstruction and HousingConstruction Contractors: Exemption for Property that Becomes a Component of a Municipal or Industrial Waste Treatment Facility