Interested in expanding your business in Harrison County, Mississippi?
Harrison County and the state of Mississippi are dedicated to fostering new and existing businesses. A variety of tax exemptions and incentives are available on the local and state levels. On the following pages, you will find the local and state tax rates, available tax exemptions and credits, grant and loan programs, and other incentives.
For local tax abatement, contact HCDC’s office to start the process. Local tax exemptions are approved first by the Harrison County Board of Commissioners, then sent to the Harrison County Board of Supervisors. Harrison County grants local tax abatement on industrial improvements based on job creation, investment, and wage rates. No exemptions are granted for existing taxes.
Gary Chouest, CEO
Edison Chouest Offhsore
“As we have already learned in the operation of our Gulf Ship facility, the Gulfport region will provide us access to a quality workforce. We appreciate the cooperation and support of the local officials who are providing a business friendly environment to grow our company.”