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Special Programs

KIZ Tax Credits: An Overview & 2018 Updates

Tuesday, Jun 05, 2018 | 3:30 PM-5:30 PM

Sarah Spishock, Economic Development Consultant at the Pennsylvania DCED, will cover KIZ Tax Credit eligibility requirements, what your company should know before applying, how to complete the application and what happens after the September 15 deadline.

11:30 a.m. - 12 p.m. Registration & Lunch

12 - 1:30 p.m. KIZ Tax Credit Seminar

The University City KIZ offers tax credits to early-stage tech and life sciences companies from a statewide pool of up to $15 million annually. Thanks to the KIZ program, young companies are reinvesting in the people and ideas that are putting Philadelphia on the map as an innovation leader. Almost $13 million in KIZ Tax Credits have been awarded to 79 University City KIZ companies since 2006.

The UC KIZ is a partnership between some of the most respected research and academic institutions in Pennsylvania: Drexel University, Thomas Jefferson University, the University of Pennsylvania, the University of the Sciences, The Wistar Institute, BioAdvance and the Science Center.