Kentucky Enterprise Initiative Act (KEIA) Program

Refund of sales and use tax paid for: building and construction materials; research and development equipment; and electronic processing equipment. Program applies to startups and existing companies looking to expand in areas such as manufacturing, non-retail service or technology activities, agribusiness, headquarters operations, alternative fuel, gasification, energy-efficient alternative fuels, renewable energy production, carbon dioxide transmission pipelines or tourism attraction projects.


Katie Smith

Phone: (502) 782-1987

Category: Kentucky State Programs, KY State Incentives

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Local financing mechanism for high impact projects. IRBs can be used to finance industrial buildings. Additionally, a 5-year property tax abatement can be offered through this program. Learn More
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