James City County’s commitment to economic development includes creating and awarding business incentives worth millions of dollars. Financial resources are essential to every business, which is why James City County created performance-based programs to attract and grow high-value business projects and promote broad-based prosperity in our community.
These programs are available to companies on a case-by-case basis, with job creation, quality of wages and capital investment as determining factors. In addition to the county, the state of Virginia offers a variety of incentives designed to help entrepreneurs and businesses locate and/or expand in James City County.
Tourism Zone incentives for tourism-based businesses
State Incentives – Business resources offered by the state
Industrial Revenue Bonds – Low-interest, tax-exempt financing