Business Incentives


See why Rhea County is a great place for your business:

  • Rhea County and its municipalities offer customized Payment-In-Lieu-of Tax (PILOT) tax reduction/abatement agreements to both new and existing manufacturing facilities.  The terms of this PILOT are determined by the amount of capital investment, the number of jobs created, and the amount of wages and benefits paid by the company.
  • Tennessee Department of Economic and Community Development offers several attractive incentives to industries that are relocating or expanding in Tennessee.
  • Additional training grant assistance is offered to manufacturing industries though the Tennessee Department of Labor and Workforce Development.
  • Tennessee Valley Authority, the area’s electricity provider offers incentives to new and existing industries through an array of financial assistance programs.