We offer a variety of programs and services to help businesses. You can navigate to the program you are looking for alphabetically below, or search here for a specific program name and that program will be returned in a search results page for you.
Description: Minnesota's Angel Tax Credit provides incentives for making capital investments in small and emerging high technology business in Minnesota.
Description: The Border-Cities Enterprise Zone Program provides business tax credits to qualifying businesses in the Border-Cities Enterprise Zone cities of Breckenridge, Dilworth, East Grand Forks, Moorhead, and Ortonville.
Description: Our Business Development Specialists work closely with companies of all types to help them locate and expand in Minnesota.
Description: Our Business Services Representatives provide business solutions for finding and hiring new employees, retaining employees, accessing training resources and general human resource information.
Description: The Minnesota Indian Business Loan Program supports the development of Indian-owned and operated businesses and promotes economic opportunities for Native American people throughout Minnesota.
Description: Industry Specialists at the Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic Development focus their expertise on businesses biosciences, medical devices and renewable energy.
Description: Minnesota's Job Opportunity Building Zones (JOBZ) program provides local and state tax exemptions to qualified companies that expand or relocate into targeted regions in Minnesota.
Description: Our Regional Labor Market Analysts are the state's experts on the latest labor market intelligence, economic conditions and trends.
Description: The Minnesota Reservist and Veteran Business Loan Program provides loans for existing small businesses that have an essential employee called to service in the military reserves for 180 days or longer and therefore suffer a substantial economic injury due to the employee’s absence, and start up business loans for recently service separated veterans.
Description: The Minnesota Investment Fund provides grants to help add new workers and retain high-quality jobs on a statewide basis. The focus is on industrial, manufacturing and technology-related industries.
Description: Export counseling and assistance. Education and training. Market and industry intelligence. International market research. Trade missions and trade shows. Protocol and the art of doing business across cultures.
Description: The Positively Minnesota Marketing Partnership is an alliance of economic developers, utilities, private firms and the Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic Development.
Description: The SEED Capital Investment Program provides tax incentives for investing in innovative business located in the Minnesota border cities of Breckenridge, Dilworth, East Grand Forks, Moorhead, and Ortonville.
Description: The Small Business Assistance Office provides in-depth information, including a series of business guidebooks, for startups and established businesses.
Description: Our statewide network of Small Business Development Centers provide expertise and guidance to small business owners.
Description: The Small Business Development Loan Program provides loans for business expansions that result in the creation of new jobs.
Description: Our Tourism Business Septic Tank Replacement Program makes low-interest financing available to existing tourism-related businesses that provide overnight lodging and need to replace a failed septic system.
Description: Overview on business taxes - what's due to whom and when.
Description: The Urban Initiative Loan Program assists minority-owned and -operated businesses and other companies that create jobs in low-income areas of the Twin Cities metropolitan area.