Incentives for starting, relocating or expanding your business in Wilkes County
Every project is unique, which is why the Wilkes Economic Development Corporation helps new and existing companies evaluate how the incentive and grant process can benefit them. WEDC has extensive knowledge about incentives and grants available through state and local programs. When companies are adding new jobs, considering new construction, upfiting a facility, or investing in machinery and equipment, it is our role to help determine if your company is eligible and then facilitate the process.
Wilkes EDC annually offers a grant for new and existing businesses. The grant program will re-open in March 20201. Click here for more information.
The State of North Carolina currently provides discretionary and tax incentives to qualifying businesses in Wilkes County based on its Tier 1 designation. WEDC has extensive knowledge about these programs. It is our role to help determine if your company is eligible and then help facilitate the process.