Estes Park EDC is here to assist existing, new and potential business access the information and resources they need for success. 

The most significant local incentive available to all local businesses is the Colorado Enterprise Zone program.  All of the Estes Valley region is designated as a Colorado Enterprise Zone. 

The pages in this section provide initial information to assist you.  If we can be of further help, please do not hesitate to Contact Us.  

Colorado offers many incentives for entrepreneurs and businesses of all sizes. 

  • Strategic Fund Incentive
    Supports and encourages new business development, expansions and relocations that have generated new jobs throughout the state.
  • Enterprise Zone Tax Credits
    Provides tax incentives to encourage businesses to locate and expand in designated economically distressed areas.
  • Local Government Incentives
    Local governments can provide property tax credits or incentive payments based on the amount of increased property taxes for qualifying new business activity.
  • Rural Jump-Start Program
    New Businesses and New Hires that locate in a Rural Jump-Start zone receive tax relief for up to eight years.
  • Sales and Use Tax Refund
    The state of Colorado provides industry‐specific tax relief from the Colorado sales and use tax to promote economic development.

Other Incentive Programs