Payment in Lieu of Tax Program (PILOT)

The PILOT Program offers property tax abatements for businesses. The nonprofit Industrial Development Board of the County of McMinn (IDB) manages the PILOT Program and the Economic Development Authority serves as the administrative arm. Policies, procedures and applications are available by contacting the McMinn County Economic Development Authority.

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