Development Authority of Bryan County

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Local Incentives:

  • Tax reductions*

    • Land & building

    • Machinery & equipment

  • Potential for fee waivers and/or reductions*

  • 100% Freeport exemption for class 1, 2, 3, and 4 inventory**

  • Fast track local permitting

  • Mentoring program

*These incentives are at the discretion of the Development Authority of Bryan County and local governments.  They are evaluated on a case-by-case basis, and the following factors are considered to determine if a project is eligible:  number of new jobs to be created, investment (real and personal property) to be made, and wage breakdown. 

**For more information on Bryan County's Freeport Exemption, click here.


State Incentives:

  • Georgia’s corporate income tax

  • Quality Jobs Tax Credit

    • Credit value ranges from $2,500 to $5,000 per job, per year for up to five years

    • Credits may offset a company's payroll withholding once all other corporate income tax liability has been exhausted

    • Rewards companies that create at least 50 jobs in a 12-month period provided the jobs pay wages that are at least 10 percent higher than the county average

  • Georgia’s job tax credit

    • Interstate Centre, Crossroads South, the Pembroke Industrial Site and the REKA Site are all in a Military Zone, which means companies locating will receive $3,500 per job per year for a five year period (minimum job threshold is two)  

    • Belfast Commerce Park is Tier 4, which means companies locating will recieve $1,250 per job per year for a five year period (minimum job threshold is 25; credits only taken once Quality Jobs Tax Credits have been exhausted)

  • Ports activity job tax credit bonus

  • Sales & use tax exemptions on machinery & equipment

  • Elimination of sales & use tax on energy used in manufacturing

  • Inventory tax exemption

  • Hiring & training assistance

  • Expedited environmental permitting


For more detail on the above list and other state incentives, click here.

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Development Authority of Bryan County
116 Lanier Street
Post Office Box 267
Pembroke, Georgia 31321-0267


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Telephone: +1 (912) 653-4967
Fax: +1 (912) 653-4978