Incentives and Taxes
Brownfield Authority Established in 2016 Serving the Entire County
Tax Abatement Programs
Industrial Tax Abatement – PA 198 of 1974
50% real and personal property tax abatement for up to twelve (12) years for qualified new construction and equipment.
New Personal Property Tax Abatement – PA 328 of 1998
100% tax abatement on all new personal property for up to nine (9) years for qualified businesses and personal property.
Obsolete Property Rehabilitation Act – PA 146 of 2000
Abatement of all local property taxes on the increased value of rehabilitated, functionally obsolete buildings, and property for up to twelve (12) years. Land and personal property not abated.
Commercial Rehabilitation Act – PA 210 of 2005
Abatement of all local property taxes on the increased value of rehabilitated or replace buildings and redeveloped property for up to ten (10) years. Land and personal property not abated.
Broadband Access for Businesses
Provides affordable access to high speed broadband to local businesses.
19831 M-68 Highway
PO Box 308
Onaway, MI 49765-0308
Michigan Small Business Technology and Development Center
Provides resource information, assistance, and educational classes to small business operators and entrepreneurs.
Contact: Carl Bourdelais, Senior Business Consultant