Do it in doMo!
Downtown Monroe is your destination for shopping, art, and entertainment. We have some of the best chefs in town and a lovely view of the Ouachita River. Experience the RiverMarket!
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Historic Rehabilitation Tax Credit
Federal Tax Credit Incentive
For more detailed information on incentives contact the DEDD at 318-807-9985.
U.S. HUD Urban Renewal Community
Ouachita Parish is one of 40 U.S HUD Urban Renewal Communities which share in $17 Billion worth of incentives to businesses located inside the Renewal Community and who employ individuals living within those boundaries. Downtown Businesses meeting certain criteria receive excellent business incentives in the form of tax credits and accelerated business deductions/write off. These incentives include:
LA Main Street Redevelopment Incentive Grant
Louisiana Main Street Redevelopment Incentive Grant is a program that is intended to be a catalyst for the rehabilitation of the exteriors and interiors of historic commercial buildings located within the downtown areas of designated Louisiana Main Street cities. Awarded on an annual basis, the reimbursable grant requires that a matching amount be provided by the property owner or tenant, and the project is reviewed by the Louisiana Division of Historic Preservation to ensure conformance with the Secretary of the Interior's Standards for Rehabilitation.