Most competitive software incentive in the U.S.
Innovative tech companies locate in the Greater New Orleans region to reduce risk without compromising on talent.
DIGITAL INTERACTIVE MEDIA AND SOFTWARE PROGRAM
A 25 percent tax credit for in-state labor, and an 18 percent credit for eligible production expenditures.
Up to a 6 percent rebate on annual payroll expenses for up to 10 years and either a state sales/use tax rebate on capital expenses or a 1.5 percent project facility expense rebate for qualifying expenses.
COMPETITIVE PROJECTS PAYROLL INCENTIVE PROGRAM
The Competitive Projects Payroll Incentive Program provides an incentive rebate of up to 15 percent of a participating company’s new payroll for up to 10 years.
RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT TAX CREDIT
A tax credit up to 30 percent to existing businesses with operating facilities in Louisiana to establish or continue research and development within the state.
The nation’s No. 1 workforce training program, FastStart creates customized employee recruiting, screening and training solutions — at no cost to eligible companies.
ANGEL INVESTOR TAX CREDIT
Up to a 25 percent tax credit for individual investors who invest in early stage, wealth-creating businesses that seek start-up and expansion capital.