Resources and Incentives
Resources and Incentives

From networking to financing, there are many business resources and financial incentives to help you start and grow your business. Explore what’s available.

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Industrial Development Authority Tax Exempt Bond Program
The Industrial Development Authority (IDA) issues tax-exempt bonds that provide a low-cost financing option for the manufacturing industry to acquire and develop properties and equipment. The bond sizes range between $2 to $10 million.
Manufacturing and Research & Development Equipment Exemption
Manufacturers and certain research and developers may qualify for a partial exemption of sales and use tax on certain manufacturing and research and development equipment purchases and leases.
Sales and Use Tax Exclusion Program
The California State Treasurer offers a Sales and Use Tax Exclusion (STE) program for advanced manufacturers and manufacturers of alternative source and advanced transportation products, components or systems. The STE program will operate through 2020.
CDC/504 Program: Real Estate & Equipment Loans
For businesses with a tangible net worth less than $15 million and an average net income less than $5 million, CDC/504 loans may be granted for the purchase of land, machinery and equipment, or to purchase improvements to your property.
California Manufacturing Technology Consulting
The California Manufacturing Technology Consulting (CMTC) works with small and medium-sized manufacturers to provide training sessions and strategies that improve performance.