The State of Tennessee's reputation for maintaining a favorable business climate is widely recognized. It has been called the nation’s most competitive state for business, the second-best for business climate and the most improved state for development. Tennessee is focused on encouraging highly-skilled, high-paying jobs throughout the state.
The Tennessee Department of Economic and Community Development (State ECD) leads efforts at the state level to retain existing businesses, expand growing firms and to attract new companies through incentives and credits that have helped to make Tennessee so successful.
Industry Specific Recruitment and Incentive Summaries
On its website, the State ECD has information related to incentives, target industries and economic development. These include industry guides for several target industries including transportation, call centers, distribution centers, and plastics and rubber.
View details on tax information, tax credits and industry guides on the State ECD website.