Having tax incentive policies allows a city to be up-front with businesses, accountable to citizens and mitigate the appearance of cronyism.

Programs and Local/State Incentives

These incentive policies allow Starr County to stick to what they have already determined in their best interest while enticing new businesses and retaining existing ones.

  • Infrastructure Development*
  • Waiver of Permitting Fees*
  • Freeport Tax Exemption*
  • Enterprise Zone Tax Incentive*
  • Tax Enterprise Fund*
  • Tax Abatement*
  • Training Funds*

* All incentives proposed are preliminary, conditional and are subject to an economic impact analysis being completed and subsequent board approval by the municipality being impacted.