Business Incentives


Community Reinvestment Area (CRA) #089-61112-01

A direct incentive tax exemption program benefiting property owners who renovate existing or construct new buildings - eligible projects can receive exemptions of up to 15 years for up to 100%. 

Enterprise Zone (EZ) #091C

The Pataskala Corporate Park is located in an Ohio Enterprize Zone. Tax exemption is available for eligible projects investing in new real and personal property improvements. 

Tax Increment Financing (TIF) District

The Pataskala Corporate Park is with a TIF. Provices re-direction of property taxes resulting from increased value due to investment to be used for infrastructure improvements in and around the park. 

Joint Economic Development District (JEDD)
520.786 acres Created under Sections 175.71-715.83 ORC. Creates an Income Tax within the JEDD boundaries - 1.75% Revenue funds for future infrastructure improvements to benefit the park. 

Foreign Trade Zone (FTZ) Eligible

All Licking County is eligible for FTZ status. FTZ status can be achieved in approximately 30 days. 


State Taxes
Corporate Income Tax: Yes - 0.26% on $1 million + annual revenue - State of Ohio Commercial Activity Tax
Sales Tax: 5.5 %


Sales Tax:                 1.5%
JEDD Income Tax:   1.75%
City Income Tax:      1.0% (dependent upon residency of employee)
Property Tax Rate
   District 063:            71.84 Full Rate / 58.75881 Effective Rate
   District 064:            64.74 Full Rate / 55.74 Effective Rate